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

How To Detect And Kill Mold On Concrete

When you think of mold growth, it is unlike that concrete is the first surface to come to mind. Rather, drywall, wood, or insulation are the more common areas that mold grows. However, mold can still grow on concrete (especially in basements) leading to cosmetic damage and health concerns. Getting rid of mold on concrete [...]

By |2018-05-21T14:24:12+00:00May 21st, 2018|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on How To Detect And Kill Mold On Concrete

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

$35 Million Dehumidifier Is Used To Battle Mold On One Of New Jersey’s Biggest Bridges

Mold can grow anywhere — even on the Delaware Memorial Bridge. That could spell danger for drivers if it goes unchecked. Operators of the bridge put a $35 million dehumidification system into operation in October 2017 designed to protect bridges. The problem? Humid air. When it reaches the steel cables that support one of the [...]

By |2017-12-11T09:32:56+00:00December 11th, 2017|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , |Comments Off on $35 Million Dehumidifier Is Used To Battle Mold On One Of New Jersey’s Biggest Bridges

How To Prevent Mold During Winter Months

Just because the weather is getting colder doesn’t mean you’re out of the woods when it comes to mold. Mold is still alive, even in freezing temperatures. How Does Mold Continue To Thrive In Winter? Mold needs moisture and darkness to proliferate, and winter is primarily wet and dark. It is one of the best [...]

By |2017-11-03T09:45:24+00:00November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , |Comments Off on How To Prevent Mold During Winter Months

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 [...]

By |2017-09-25T16:40:18+00:00September 25th, 2017|Categories: Tips|Tags: , |Comments Off on How To Prevent Mold During New Home Construction

Do Houseplants Cause Mold? The Truth May Surprise You

If you’re diligent about keeping your home mold free, you may want to give your indoor plants a second look—they, too, can harbor mold. But can they be saved? How Do Houseplants Attract Mold? Houseplants can be like children; they give us great joy as we nurture them and watch them grow, but they can [...]

By |2017-05-09T16:55:41+00:00May 16th, 2017|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Do Houseplants Cause Mold? The Truth May Surprise You

How To Prevent, Find & Get Rid Of Mold In Your Bathroom

In any home, the bathroom is the most common place for mold to proliferate, due to the humidity from your shower, bathtub, and sink. Here are some tips for dealing with mold if you spot it in your bathroom, or prevent it if it's not already there. Does Your Bathroom Have Mold? Mold thrives in [...]

By |2017-05-09T07:18:05+00:00May 9th, 2017|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , |Comments Off on How To Prevent, Find & Get Rid Of Mold In Your Bathroom

How To Find, Remove and Prevent Mold In Your Carpet

  When mold becomes embedded in carpet fibers, it’s nearly impossible to get rid of. It can grow fast in any damp area in your home, and once it gets a foothold in your carpet, you have to put a significant amount of time and effort into getting rid of it. How Can You Tell [...]

By |2017-04-13T19:25:52+00:00April 13th, 2017|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , |Comments Off on How To Find, Remove and Prevent Mold In Your Carpet

How To Prevent Mold In Closets And Walls

Virtually any species of mold does its nastiest work where it can wallow undisturbed in its ideal level of moisture to be fruitful and multiply. A poorly maintained closet or wall makes an ideal incubator where a colony can foster quickly and prolifically before anyone catches on to its presence before it can wreak havoc [...]

By |2017-02-20T14:53:00+00:00February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Tips|Tags: , , |Comments Off on How To Prevent Mold In Closets And Walls
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