Yearly Archives: 2019

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Why You Need to Watch for Mold When the Weather is Humid

If you are a homeowner, you are probably always on the lookout for mold growth since, unfortunately, it can grow pretty quickly and can damage your house. Hazardous mold thrives on organic surfaces and requires moisture, warmth, and oxygen. Therefore, during the summer months, when the weather is humid, it becomes a lot easier for [...]

By |2019-08-02T00:44:19+00:00August 2nd, 2019|Mold|Comments Off on Why You Need to Watch for Mold When the Weather is Humid

Steps to Restore Smoke Damage

Soot and smoke inhalation can lead to a myriad of health complications like asthma, heart disease, and cancer. Since smoke damage can be so harmful to our health, anyone who enters a smoke and fire damaged home must wear proper protective gear. 1. Removing Smoke Damaged Contents The first step to restoring smoke damage is [...]

By |2019-07-23T20:49:11+00:00July 1st, 2019|Fire Damage Restoration|Comments Off on Steps to Restore Smoke Damage

How to Prevent Moisture in Your Home’s Walls

The humidity levels within your home cause moisture in the walls of your home and create Crowded rooms with carpeting can create an almost perfect situation for a rise in humidity and ultimately cause hazardous mold growth. In this article, we will discuss how to prevent moisture from building up in your walls.  The most [...]

By |2019-07-23T21:09:25+00:00May 31st, 2019|Mold|Comments Off on How to Prevent Moisture in Your Home’s Walls

Top Appliances That Could Cause a Fire in Your Home

The NFPA estimates that in 2017 a fire department in the United States responded to a call for a house fire every 24 seconds. That is a lot of house fires and a lot of emergency fire damage. This article will talk about the appliances you have in your home that are most likely to [...]

By |2019-07-23T21:18:16+00:00May 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Top Appliances That Could Cause a Fire in Your Home

Why You Need to Act Fast After Emergency Flood Damage Happens

There is no such thing as good flood damage. It is all bad, unfortunately, and it tends to happen in the worst ways at the worst time. If you've ever suffered from a flood damage event in your home, then you know exactly what I am talking about. Maybe you spent the whole day driving [...]

By |2019-07-23T21:49:43+00:00March 29th, 2019|Flood | Storm Surge|Comments Off on Why You Need to Act Fast After Emergency Flood Damage Happens

Places You Might Find Mold in Your Laundry Room

It's not worth it to let laziness stop you from taking your wet clothes out of the washing machine right after the cycle ends. We have all been there, but this bad habit will cause your clothes to smell like gross mold and mildew. Damp clothes can also start to grow mold in your washing [...]

By |2019-07-23T21:53:24+00:00February 28th, 2019|Mold|Comments Off on Places You Might Find Mold in Your Laundry Room

Three Steps to Identifying Mold Problems

Three main telltale signs that can indicate that you may have a mold problem in your home are smelling it, seeing it, and suffering from respiratory symptoms. 1. Musty Odor If you’re smelling something that smells like wet laundry, first you want to look around, maybe someone left old food in their backpack or perhaps [...]

By |2019-03-27T03:32:40+00:00January 28th, 2019|Mold|Comments Off on Three Steps to Identifying Mold Problems