Category Archive: Mold cleaning

How to Identify, Remove, and Prevent Mold In Carpet

As many of us are already aware, mold is a fungus that grows naturally in the environment and feeds off of organic substances such as trees, moss, and decomposing organisms. Unfortunately, your building materials also serve as a perfect host to give this unwelcome guest a home. Among these include wood, drywall, cement, particleboard, and …

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How to Look for Mold Before Buying a Home

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Looking for a new home is an exciting venture, especially if you are a first-time home buyer.  The feeling you get when you find the right home is amazing, but you must stop yourself from getting too excited until you give the home a thorough inspection.  One of the biggest issues you should check for …

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Finding Hidden Mold in Your Home

We all know that mold can be lurking wherever there is moisture and darkness, such as basements and crawlspaces. But there are other places in which it could be growing that you may never even find until you search there yourself. But if you or anyone in your home is experiencing severe allergy or respiratory …

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How to Prevent Mold with Spring Cleaning

Especially for Midwesterners, nothing feels better than to finally be rid of the snow! As we look forward to the warmer temperatures for the next 6 months, the forecast shows a lot of rain heading our way. While many individuals prefer this over snow, heavy rain and thunderstorms are associated with a lot of risks …

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Mold Allergy Cleaning Tips

Mold allergies happen to be a problem for most of us who have asthma and other breathing-related issues. Make sure you have a clean and healthy environment and your living space is safe from the triggers and mold itself. These tips will help you in the process: Kitchen cleaning To keep mold away from your …

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Preventing mold in your home

Whilst many people want to know how to effectively get rid of mold in the home, the main thing that you should be worrying about is how to prevent it getting there in the first place. Mold is pretty bad for your home, and if it does get in to the materials in your home, …

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Mold Removal Tips

Water is the main cause for mildew and mold buildup, however finding their source can sometimes be a challenge. The presence of mold can have mild to serious implications for your health, from congestion to increased irritability and insomnia, depending on the type of mold. Thankfully all it takes is some preparations and the right …

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4 Mold and Carpet Cleaning FAQs

Can I use my dehumidifier and fans to dry water damaged materials? The process of drying water-damaged homes involves the use of proper evaporation rates along with equivalent dehumidification to remove moisture from the air. Professionals in water damage restoration monitor this process by reviewing the relationship of relative humidity and temperature. This relationship is …

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Moisture and Mold Removal and Control Tips

Mold is a fatal spore that is usually accompanied with mildew that causes major problems. When it comes to mold removal and mold remediation, any materials; such as carpet or sheetrock are highly porous and must be removed immediately. These products can not be cleansed effectively and must be removed and replaced. As the season …

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Preparing Your Home for Sale: Removing Mold From Your Home

Even though the economy is unsteady, people are still going through various changes in their lives. Whether a family expands with the birth of a new child or the last child leaves the home and the parents become “empty nesters”, the need for space (or the desire for less space) remains prevalent today. While it …

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