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Mold Remediation versus Mold Removal

Knowing the differences between mold remediation versus mold removal will significantly help your mold growth situation. This article will give a brief overview of each one's processes and go into detail about which one you should go with when you have a mold problem. Mold Remediation Mold remediation focuses on bringing mold levels down to [...]

By |2020-08-03T16:36:06+00:00August 4th, 2020|Mold|Comments Off on Mold Remediation versus Mold Removal

3 Essential Practices of Home Flood Damage Prevention in Lousiana

In southern Lousiana, homeowners are used to hurricanes causing wind and flood damage to their home. Just in 2016, 28,857 National Flood Insurance Program claims were closed in Louisiana, making it the year with the most claims in over a decade. Most of these claims are hurricane-related, but it is still essential to prevent other [...]

By |2020-08-05T16:33:42+00:00May 31st, 2020|Flood | Storm Surge, Mold, Water Damage|Comments Off on 3 Essential Practices of Home Flood Damage Prevention in Lousiana

When to Call a Certified Mold Remediation Specialist

Do you think you have mold in your home?  Mold can be toxic, and there are some molds that need to be removed by a mold remediation specialist, but not all molds require an experts mold removal services.  So how do you know when to call a certified mold remediation specialist?  Or when not to [...]

By |2020-04-08T15:48:05+00:00April 3rd, 2020|Mold|Comments Off on When to Call a Certified Mold Remediation Specialist

How to Prevent Water Damage

When it comes to preventing water damage in your home, there are many steps you can take to prepare and prevent future damage and to avoid the need for water damage mold repair. 1. Your roof is one of the places in your home that is at risk for water damage. The integrity of your [...]

By |2020-04-02T00:19:54+00:00April 2nd, 2020|Mold, Water Damage|Comments Off on How to Prevent Water Damage

Dangers of Mold

Mold can cause an assortment of health issues and complications ranging from the mildly annoying to very serious and possibly even life-threatening. Symptoms of mold exposure can include a runny nose, watery eyes, sneezing, itchy throat and nose, rashes, headaches, nausea, and fatigue. Mold can even trigger asthma attacks for those who have asthma, and [...]

By |2020-02-28T02:07:37+00:00February 28th, 2020|Mold|Comments Off on Dangers of Mold

How to Find Mold

Discovering mold in your home or business can be tricky. Let's discuss some ways to detect and locate the presence of mold in your home or place of work.  The first thing you want to take stock of is the way you are feeling around the suspected mold growth site. Are you sneezing, coughing, or [...]

By |2020-02-05T17:51:34+00:00January 31st, 2020|Mold|Comments Off on How to Find Mold

Most Common Symptoms From Hazardous Mold

When people think of mold, they mostly associate it with negativity, when the truth is that mold, like most things in life, can be good and bad. Good molds include fungi that grow into the most delicious mushrooms that some people love to eat. Conversely and specific to this article, some mold is classified as [...]

By |2019-11-26T20:39:42+00:00September 27th, 2019|Mold|Comments Off on Most Common Symptoms From Hazardous Mold

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

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