What to Do After Your Home Floods

As a homeowner, you already have a pretty clear idea of how destructive floods can be. Regardless of their severity, these hazards can inflict severe damage on your property. Sometimes, you might even have to deal with issues like mold months after the initial flood. As a matter of fact, some homeowners have reported they’re […]

What are Mycotoxins?

Mycotoxins are naturally occurring substances produced by fungi, particularly mold, but also mushrooms and yeast. They can be toxic for humans and animals and can cause liver and kidney damage, amongst other health issues. That’s why, in this article, we’ll take a deeper look into mycotoxins, where you can find them, and what you can […]

Top 8 Things to Do at Home Before Going on Vacation

With much of the nation mustering up the courage to travel again, especially during the holiday season, we’d like to, as the mold remediation experts, shed some light on the dos and don’ts when leaving your house for an extended vacation. We’ve compiled a list of the top 8 things to do at home before […]

Changing Your Thermostat This Season, What to Know

Winter is right around the corner! From wearing thicker clothes to turning on the heat, winter is prime time for finding ways to stay warm and enjoy the season. While turning on the heater can seem like the perfect solution to the winter bite; you should be aware that it may also trigger mold growth. […]

How Weather Affects Mold Growth

Everyone can agree mold is a huge concern for any homeowner. Not only can it damage your home, but it can also cause a variety of health issues. And while most people believe mold to be a seasonal problem that goes away during winter, the reality is it’s still there. In fact, you would be […]

Mold Exposure Has an Interesting Way of Showing up in Your Medical Findings

It’s hard to deny that mold is one of the most infamous and common household fungi. Besides its musky smell and ugly appearance, mold can pose some serious health risks to anyone living in an infested house. In fact, mold-related mycotoxins are becoming more common in urine test results. What’s even worse is that most […]

Mold in the Air Conditioner? How to Find It and Fix It

Have you noticed a strange moldy odor in your home recently but haven’t been able to figure out what its source is? If you have, the answer may be that it’s coming from your air conditioner. As unlikely and strange as it may seem, mold tends to grow inside ACs that aren’t in use. It […]

Do You Have a Plan If Your House Floods?

Floods can be the result of external, environmental factors or come from the inside of your home. Do you know what you should do in case of a flood? It’s best to be prepared! Here are the 6 steps you should follow to stay safe, prepare, and lessen the extent of water damage: 1. Turn off […]

Sneaky Places in Your Home That Breed Mold

At this point, you’re probably aware of mold and the adverse effects it can have on your health. However, what you may not know is that mold can be quite sly. Given that all it takes is some moisture and germs for mold to start growing, it can creep in the unlikeliest of places. Even […]

How to Eliminate Kitchen & Bathroom Mold

Mold is a more common problem than most homeowners realize. In addition to being unsightly, having kitchen and bathroom mold can also seriously impact our health. In this case, prevention is our best course of action. But what happens if we don’t take mold seriously? Read more to learn about what mold is, prevention strategies, […]