Category Archive: Mold mildew remediation

What You Should Know about Mold and Stopping Mold Growth

During the spring and summer months, your home is vulnerable to an invasion by a pretty common type of pest that can cause property damage and negative health effects such as allergies and infection.  We are not referring to insects and animals (though pests of this nature can cause these problems and much more), we …

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Mold-Killing Natural Recipes

Mold and mildew can be the bane of any home during the humid months in many places. In some cases you might find green mold growing or even worse – the dreaded and life-threatening black mold as well! Dehumidifiers can help to prevent mold growth in some cases and also there are ways to destroy …

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Got Mold? Steps to Cleaning up Mold after a Flood

After a heavy rain, the lower level of your home may experience some minor flooding.  In many cases, this will mean nothing more than a few puddles you can take care of with a mop and a box fan.  Even when flooding is minimal, however, your home is still at risk of developing mold, and …

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Mold – Tips and Tricks

Probably the biggest problem being tackled today by your average household – probably student households the most – is mold.  It seems to just spring out of nowhere in the areas that one might think are self-cleaning and need somewhat less attention.  For example, one of the biggest problem areas for mold is shower sealant, …

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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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How much does Mold Remediation Cost?

Mold is a fungus that grows on organic surfaces. While most types of mold are non-toxic, some can cause serious health problems, especially in individuals with asthma or allergies. Mold and mildew require moisture to survive. Finding mold is usually a sign that there is a larger problem with the plumbing or ventilation systems in …

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Mold and Mildew Removal – Helpful Tips

Mold and mildew can cause more than simple cosmetic damage to your home or business. Inhaling or touching mold can cause allergic reactions and asthma attacks in sensitive individuals, and is a leading cause of rot in windowsills and other areas that are exposed to moisture. Preventing Mold Most types of mold cannot grow without …

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