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How to Prevent Moisture in Your Home’s Walls

The humidity levels within your home cause moisture in the walls of your home. In this article, we will discuss how to prevent moisture from building up in your walls.  The most effective way to combat humidity and hazardous mold growth in a home is by using a dehumidifier. One of the greatest attributes of [...]

By |2019-05-31T18:12:04+00:00May 31st, 2019|Mold|Comments Off on How to Prevent Moisture in Your Home’s Walls

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 |2019-03-27T03:32:40+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

Can Mold Return After Mold Remediation

Mold remediation can be tricky, especially if you just had a mold issue resolved in your home or business only to have it return a short or even long time afterward! In this article, I will explore the reasons why mold can return after mold remediation and what can be done to stop it. First [...]

By |2019-03-27T03:32:40+00:00December 26th, 2018|Mold|Comments Off on Can Mold Return After Mold Remediation

What to Expect From a Mold Removal Expert

If you suspect that you may have a mold problem in your home, the best way to get rid of it is by hiring a mold removal expert. The unfortunate truth about the mold removal industry is that it is largely unregulated and there are many dishonest companies that want to take advantage of people [...]

By |2018-09-09T20:44:23+00:00September 9th, 2018|Mold|Comments Off on What to Expect From a Mold Removal Expert

How To Determine If You Have Hazardous Mold In Your Home

On average sixty-seven percent of American homeowners are at one point or another worried enough about hazardous mold growth in their home that they perform a Google search on it and spend several minutes reading silly articles about how to tell if they have it. Here's the thing my nervous sixty-seven percenter, every home in [...]

By |2018-06-04T19:45:56+00:00June 4th, 2018|Mold|Comments Off on How To Determine If You Have Hazardous Mold In Your Home

4 Most Likely Places to Find Mold Growth in Your Home

Mold growth cannot occur without moisture. Therefore, it makes sense that the four most common places to find mold growth in your home are the attic, bathroom, kitchen, and basement. Your roof is continuously exposed to all the elements. Even if you live in a dry climate that does not get much rain, you may [...]

By |2018-05-15T17:39:43+00:00May 15th, 2018|Mold|Comments Off on 4 Most Likely Places to Find Mold Growth in Your Home

Tips on How to Remove Mold in Your Home

Mold Removal One of the worst nightmares that can happen to a homeowner is having a mold infestation. The following steps are guidelines on how to remove mold in your home. The first step is finding the source of the mold. That may sound simple, but it can be difficult to do. Mold grows from [...]

By |2018-02-26T19:58:09+00:00February 26th, 2018|Mold|Comments Off on Tips on How to Remove Mold in Your Home

How Mold in Your Home Affects You and Your Family

How Mold in Your Home Affects You and Your Family All fungi start their life cycle as a microscopic spore floating through the air in search of a haven where they can begin to grow into a full blow mold colony. A mold spore needs a moist, dark, and poorly ventilated space to call it's [...]

By |2018-05-15T13:11:42+00:00January 25th, 2018|Mold|Comments Off on How Mold in Your Home Affects You and Your Family

What Causes Mold Growth in Your Home

What Causes Mold Growth in Your Home There are many different types of mold, they all start as a tiny spore, invisible to the human eye. The spore floats through the air until it lands on a moist surface, if it does not fall on a wet surface it will die. Humidity provides a mold [...]

By |2018-05-15T13:10:36+00:00December 11th, 2017|Mold|Comments Off on What Causes Mold Growth in Your Home