We can all agree that mold is bad. Not only is it “yucky" to look at, but mold also leaves behind a musty odor and can even create serious health complications. It’s only natural, then, that you’d want to attack the enemy as soon as it’s detected within your home. Before putting on your rubber [...]
Nothing has the power to scare off prospective home buyers faster than mold! Not only does mold look terrible, but it can also create an unpleasant and musty odor, negatively impact the structural integrity of your home, and create serious health hazards. If your home has succumbed to mold damage, it’s in your best interest [...]
We can all agree that mold is pretty gross. It looks weird and disgusting, and it smells musty. Beyond the initial “yuck” factor, though, most people don’t stop to think about just how much mold can impact their health and well-being on a daily basis. This is pretty alarming considering the fact that even a [...]
So, your house flooded. Perhaps it was due to a burst pipe, or maybe the flood happened due to melting snow, an ice dam, a rain storm, or some other type of weather-related incident. Regardless of why the flooding occurred, though, you’ve got a major problem on your hands, and the problem will only grow [...]
We recently began a discussion on the unfortunate but all-too-common problem of mold within the home. More than an unsightly or smelly issue, mold can be very toxic and can cause significant damage to your health and property. After spending some time learning how to detect mold and understanding why it’s so important to address [...]
Mold is great for penicillin, but it’s terrible for your home. Unfortunately, mold is pretty sneaky and crafty, and it can grow just about anywhere. Whether it’s in or underneath your carpet, on the ceiling, inside your bathroom, behind your drywall, or hanging out in your basement, mold can present huge problems to your health [...]
Moisture Meter Inspection Looking at the bathroom area where a backup occurred, the walls appear to be dry. The moisture meter inspection tells a different story. Allowing moisture to remain in walls can result in rot and/or mold damage. An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure!
The lack of gutters above two bedroom windows on the second floor resulted in mold seeping in from the outside. Air test confirms that mold is present even though it cannot be seen inside the home.
A free inspection and estimate for a homeowner that discovered mold when retrieving holiday decorations from the basement. The mold resulted from a drainage issue on the outside of the home. They initially tried to clean the mold with bleach but soon realized that did not work and called for an inspection. The moisture meter [...]
This 5000 sq ft crawlspace had 4 to 5 inches of water due to a sprinkler line break. Our team extracted the water, dried the space out using air movers and dehumidication units. They then applied antimicrobials and installed a vapor barrier to prevent moisture from damaging the building. Antimicrobials are an important step to [...]