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Coronavirus Cleaning

Mold Solutions remains open and is now offering a Coronavirus Cleaning Service for residential and commercial spaces.   Our company is here to help you fight back against Coronavirus. The World Health Organization said Coronavirus can live hours or for days depending on the environment. Cleaning and applying disinfectants is what Mold Solutions does on …

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Attic Mold in Spring, It’s a Thing!

Under the right conditions, mold can and will grow all year round. But during the spring, it becomes even more active and grows more rapidly, especially in dark and humid spaces. That’s why attic mold is so widespread, especially when temperatures start rising. So how can we put an end to this pesky fungus? Can …

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Allergies, Cold, or Mold? How to Tell the Difference

There’s nothing that can put a damper on a nice day quite like a cold. But what if it’s more than just a cold and the symptoms seem to never go away? Well, if that’s the case, a mold allergy might be to blame.  Here’s how to tell the difference between the two and fix …

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Dos and Don’ts — How to Get Rid of Black Mold

Having black mold in our homes is extremely unhealthy and can cause severe skin irritation and even respiratory problems. Some people are also allergic to it, and inhaling the spores can send them to the hospital.  So removing the mold and getting it out of our houses as soon as possible has to be our …

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Black Mold

Black Mold Exposure — What It Is and Isn’t

By now, all of us have come across articles that talk about how dangerous exposure to black mold can be. Apparently, in some severe cases, it can even cause cancer and death. But is there any medical research to back up these claims? Here’s what we need to know about black mold exposure. What Is …

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Attic Mold Removal

Mold and How It Works

Ah, mold. We’ve all had a moldy patch or two on the bathroom wall at some point. Many of us also enjoy blue cheese, and who hasn’t had last week’s bread go all blue and fuzzy?  However, there is more to it than that. Mold is everywhere — quite literally. Even if we can’t see …

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Mold When Closing on a Home

Typical Delays When Closing on a Home

Though selling a property is easy for most real estate agents, buyers often find that closing on a home takes way too long for a variety of reasons. It takes about four weeks on average to get everything ready. In most cases, the delays come down to repairs required to pass a home inspection. It’s …

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Is There Mold on Your Christmas Tree?

Tree Mold and Allergies The holiday season that starts in late November and continues throughout December can hold some unexpected danger in the form of our seemingly innocent Christmas tree. Christmas tree mold could pose a threat to people with allergies and asthma. In fact, studies published in 2007 and 2011 by allergist Dr. Lawrence …

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Painting Over Mold

Can I Paint Over Mold?

Although getting a can of paint and painting over the mold we’ve just found in the bathroom seems like a good idea, experience has shown it’s the worst thing we can do. As it turns out, painting over mold can lead to legal trouble, harm our health, and drive money out of our wallets. Worst …

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