How Mold In Your Home’s Foundation Can Cause Problems

One of the places you may not think about mold growing in is your home’s foundation. In fact, there’s a good chance you don’t think about your home’s foundation at all. However, mold loves to grow in your foundation and it can cause some severe problems if not addressed. Here’s why you should pay attention [...]

By |2018-07-16T10:40:39+00:00July 16th, 2018|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , |Comments Off on How Mold In Your Home’s Foundation Can Cause Problems

Is Mold In Your Front-Load Washing Machine Harmful?

A while back we did an article on why mold in your dishwasher is dangerous to you and your family’s health. It turns out that the dishwasher isn’t the only home appliance that is a harbor to that dangerous mold. Your washing machine is another perfect habitat for mold. Is it as dangerous as when [...]

By |2018-05-21T14:16:02+00:00May 21st, 2018|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Is Mold In Your Front-Load Washing Machine Harmful?

Mold In The Attic: FAQ Guide

Finding out that you have mold in your home can be a scary and concerning discovery. You may not know how to get rid of it or may be worried about the potential negative health effects from the airborne spores. Perhaps you are confused about how it got there since your home is newer or [...]

By |2018-04-03T09:27:55+00:00April 3rd, 2018|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Mold In The Attic: FAQ Guide

How Do I Remove Mold From Wood?

Wood structuring, floors, and flooring in your home have an inviting and homey look, but unfortunately, this type of surface also sucks up and retains water, which makes it a sure bet for eventual mold and mildew growth. Worse yet, discoloration on wood may seem like a natural occurrence, so homeowners may not recognize what [...]

By |2018-03-30T14:28:51+00:00March 30th, 2018|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , |Comments Off on How Do I Remove Mold From Wood?

Springtime Mold Prevention Tips

Mold Allergies Peak In The Spring. Why Is That? Mold allergies increase in the spring because as temperatures start to increase, good ol’ mold begins to awaken. Before you know it, mold will be all over your grass, and with that development, mold allergy issues begin to increase. Accompanied by pollen, another fun aspect of [...]

By |2018-03-13T09:47:03+00:00March 13th, 2018|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Springtime Mold Prevention Tips

How to Detect and Kill Mold on Carpet

Can Mold In Carpets Be Dangerous? Mold may not be easily visible on a carpet’s surface, but that doesn’t mean it’s not there. And unfortunately, mold is nearly impossible to exterminate. Even if it appears mold has been removed, it’s most likely still there because carpet is porous, and microscopic mold spores can find their [...]

By |2018-03-02T10:54:53+00:00March 2nd, 2018|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on How to Detect and Kill Mold on Carpet

How Do I Get Rid Of Mold In Basement Areas?

It’s important to keep an eye on mold growing in your basement and taking steps to remove it if necessary. Many have heard of the various health issues that can arise from exposure to mold, which ranges from mild respiratory issues and allergic reactions to life-threatening conditions such as pneumonia and bleeding in the lungs. [...]

By |2018-03-01T14:23:36+00:00March 1st, 2018|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , |Comments Off on How Do I Get Rid Of Mold In Basement Areas?

What Is Chaetomium Mold?

Chaetomium colonies are cottony and white in color initially. Mature colonies become grey to olive in color. From the reverse, the color is tan to red or brown to black. There are over 100,000 types of mold, some of which are more toxic than others. Mold in your home can harm you, your family and [...]

By |2018-01-03T09:05:02+00:00January 3rd, 2018|Categories: Tips|Tags: , |Comments Off on What Is Chaetomium Mold?

What Is Christmas Tree Syndrome And Can It Make You Sick?

Can Christmas Tree Syndrome Make You Sick? Because they're not in our homes for very long, we often ignore the fact that Christmas trees are a source of mold. A mold-infested tree is known as "Christmas Tree Syndrome." With approximately 13% of Americans suffering from some kind of mold allergy at any given time of [...]

By |2018-01-15T11:09:10+00:00December 18th, 2017|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , |Comments Off on What Is Christmas Tree Syndrome And Can It Make You Sick?

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 [...]

By |2017-10-06T15:32:20+00:00October 6th, 2017|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , |Comments Off on How To Improve Indoor Air Quality In Your Home
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