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How Warm Weather And Water Can Cause Mold Growth

Warm weather and water, from rain, usually mean a great time outside and the growth of plants, but unfortunately, it is also a cause for mold growth. Mold growth in buildings, including homes, means that there is an indication of excess moisture accumulation that has not been dealt with properly. This could cause the construction [...]

By |2020-06-26T17:08:27+00:00June 30th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How Warm Weather And Water Can Cause Mold Growth

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 |2020-05-29T20:57:22+00:00May 29th, 2020|Flood water removal|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

Electrical Safety Tips to Prevent Fire Damage in Your Home

Many home fires start as a result of poorly managed electrical appliances and circuits. Electrical fires are notorious for spreading quickly and being particularly dangerous and deadly. In this article, we will discuss some practical tips you can use to keep your home safe from fire damage caused by faulty electrical appliances and wiring. Fire [...]

By |2020-01-01T03:34:43+00:00January 1st, 2020|Fire Damage Restoration|Comments Off on Electrical Safety Tips to Prevent Fire Damage in Your Home

How to Safely Decorate Your Home for the Holidays

The holidays are a special time of year. One of the things that make the holidays so enjoyable is that it's the time when families get together. For a lot of people that does not seem to happen as often as we would like. People love to decorate their homes for the holidays to add [...]

By |2019-12-01T05:39:51+00:00November 29th, 2019|Fire Damage Restoration|Comments Off on How to Safely Decorate Your Home for the Holidays

The Most Common Flood Cleanup DIY Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Life is all about trying new things failing at them and practicing until you get better and better until one day after a lot of trial and, error and mistakes and failures, you are proficient at that thing you initially started but failed miserably at. That said, the try-until-you-succeed-and-teach-yourself-as-you-go-along method, fashionably DIY these days, is [...]

By |2019-11-26T20:35:31+00:00October 31st, 2019|Flood | Storm Surge|Comments Off on The Most Common Flood Cleanup DIY Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

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