Your 3-Minute Guide to DIY for Mold Prevention

Hey there, DIY enthusiasts and health-conscious homemakers! Mold – just hearing the word can make anyone cringe. It’s sneaky, it’s unhealthy, and let’s face it, it’s just plain icky. But fear not! In this quick 3-minute read, we’re going to arm you with some super easy DIY tips to keep mold at bay. Whether you’re […]

Fighting Fall Mold: Your Ultimate Guide to Seasonal Remediation with Mold Solutions

As the leaves change color and the air turns crisp, fall brings a cozy feeling to our homes. It’s a season for pumpkin spice lattes, warm blankets, and gatherings with loved ones. However, it’s also a time when mold growth can become a serious concern. The combination of increased humidity and indoor heating can create […]

Can I Use My Dehumidifier and Humidifier at the Same Time?

As the winter months descend upon Chicagoland/St. Louis, the familiar chill in the air signifies the onset of colder temperatures and a decrease in humidity. With the drop in outdoor temperatures, indoor heating systems often become a necessity, inadvertently causing the air to become dry. In such conditions, maintaining optimal indoor humidity levels becomes crucial […]

7 Tips for Dealing with Water Damage, Mold, and Mildew

Mold and mildew are infestations that can occur in a home. Whether you’ve already suffered at their hands, or you just need some advice on how to avoid them, here are some quick tips for keeping your house safe. Read on! 1.   Control Moisture Levels All types of mold and mildew thrive in warm and […]

Got Mold? 4 Ways to Assess Your Mold Risk

Mold is a problem that many homeowners face. It can be unpleasant to look at, but more than that, it can be dangerous to your health. Mold spores are everywhere, and they can grow on almost any surface. If you are concerned about mold in your home, there are several ways that you can assess […]

6 Types of Harmful Mold That May Be Lurking in Your Home

Mold is present pretty much everywhere in nature, especially in highly humid and hot environments. However, certain types usually breed in homes, where they can pose a significant threat to health.  Here are the 6 types of mold most commonly found in homes, as well as tips for recognizing and eliminating them.  1. Stachybotrys Most […]

Your Mold. Our Problem.

We can all agree that a mold occurrence in your home can be quite frightening. In a lot of cases, matters get serious before you notice there is even a problem. At that point, remediation could be both extensive and expensive to yield good results. However, with a quality mold remediation service and a company […]

Important Information to Consider Before Attempting Mold Remediation

Mold can appear when and where you are not expecting it and spread quickly.    However, as important as cleaning your home from mold quickly, it isn’t something you should attempt on your own if it’s covering an area that is more than 10 square feet. Here are some important things to consider before you […]

Beyond Mold: A Closer Look at Mycotoxins

Mycotoxins are defined as toxic substances produced by fungi, mold, and yeast. When ingested, they can cause a lot of damage to humans and animals, especially those who already have health issues.  Below, we’ll delve a bit deeper into these substances and reveal how you can recognize, avoid, and prevent them from appearing in your […]

Sudden Water Stains! Is it a Sign of Mold?

It’s quite a common issue many people face in residential areas — noticeable water stains seemingly spreading around corners, on the walls, on the floors and ceilings, etc. Aesthetically, it looks really bad, but there’s an additional problem. What if all of that water causes mold to grow? Most of the time when we’re asked […]