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How To Improve Indoor Air Quality In Your Home

With mold proliferation and other factors, indoor air quality can be five times worse than the air you breathe outside, and without the proper ventilation, it can cause health problems for you, your family and pets. If you suspect your indoor air isn’t as clean as it should be, here are some ways to change that. How You Can [...]

How To Improve Indoor Air Quality In Your Home2017-10-06T15:32:20-04:00

Mold Inside Your Coffee Maker Is Making You Sick. Here’s How To Clean It.

We all love nothing more than a delicious cup of warm coffee? But a good cup of mold? Not so much. However, there are times when mold can even affect the coffee you drink, by making a cozy home for itself in your coffee maker. How Does Mold Get In A Coffee Maker? Mold thrives in coffee much the [...]

Mold Inside Your Coffee Maker Is Making You Sick. Here’s How To Clean It.2017-10-01T18:57:34-04:00

How To Prevent Mold During New Home Construction

We know that mold is caused by a combination of moisture and darkness and can be hidden in the walls and floors of any home. It not only thrives in already existing homes, but it can be found in new construction too. How Can Mold Affect New Construction? Mold thrives indoors and out, and, if it proliferates, it can [...]

How To Prevent Mold During New Home Construction2017-09-25T16:40:18-04:00

How Sunlight Fights Mold Exposure & Mold Illnesses

Anyone who is exposed to mold can become sick by it. Allergies, asthma, and other respiratory illnesses can manifest from mold and cause lifelong problems. However, there are several ways to combat these ailments, one of which is through sunlight. What Causes Mold Illness? Exposure to molds usually occurs in water-damaged indoor environments. Here, they begin to produce mycotoxins [...]

How Sunlight Fights Mold Exposure & Mold Illnesses2017-09-09T14:45:02-04:00

Hurricane Harvey Puts Public At Risk With Massive Mold Exposure Risk

Hurricane Harvey’s devastation posed an immediate danger to the lives and health of many Texans, but as cleanup begins, residents are not yet out of the woods. As the waters recede and evacuees return home, they face another threat—mold. Harvey's torrential rain, destructive winds, and widespread flooding have so far taken the lives of 44 people and caused over [...]

Hurricane Harvey Puts Public At Risk With Massive Mold Exposure Risk2017-09-04T10:30:45-04:00

How Does Mold On Drywall In New Construction Happen?

Finding mold in new construction is not only frustrating but costly. Yes, it can happen, but mold—which can harm the structure of your home and family’s health—IS avoidable, if you know what to look for. How Does New Drywall Attract Mold? Recent findings suggest that some instances of mold in new drywall start at the manufacturing stage. Drywall is [...]

How Does Mold On Drywall In New Construction Happen?2017-08-29T12:10:56-04:00

Sick Teacher In NJ Awarded $1.8 Million Due To Mold Exposure

A Millburn, New Jersey music teacher, Mary Jean Alsina, was awarded nearly $2 million for medical expenses, lost wages, and other damages after a judge ruled that classroom mold was responsible for her asthma and other chronic lung problems. Essex County Superior Court Judge Christine Farrington handed down the $1.8 million dollar verdict in the tenured teacher’s favor in [...]

Sick Teacher In NJ Awarded $1.8 Million Due To Mold Exposure2017-08-19T10:42:43-04:00

How Much Does Water Damage Repair Cost?

Repairing water damage can be costly, depending upon a few variables—the location of the damage, how long it’s gone unnoticed and what materials are affected. The cost of the problem can also increase regarding health and safety issues. The best way to avoid costly cleanups, hospital bills, and renovations is to address any potential leaks, or flooding, as soon [...]

How Much Does Water Damage Repair Cost?2017-08-12T06:40:07-04:00