How to Deal With Winter Window Mold

Winter is that time of the year when you want to do nothing but relax in your warm, cozy home. However, as you’re sitting by the window, watching the snowfall, you notice a strange, black texture on your windowsill. If that sounds familiar, then you might be dealing with a window mold infestation. Fortunately, while […]

Lurking in the Crawl Space

Crawl spaces are one of the most ignored parts of a home. After all, we’ve all heard the phrase — out of sight, out of mind. However, without proper care and attention, your home’s crawl space might become home to pests, germs, and, worst of all, mold! But why are crawl spaces so beloved by […]

What Is the Dew Point, Anyway?

Most homeowners already know that humidity, air quality, and mold are interconnected. Specifically, high humidity in your home promotes mold growth, which then lowers overall air quality. However, when analyzing mold development, experts also use a term called the dew point. But what is the dew point, and why is it so important? What Does […]

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 6 Tips for Mold Prevention in Hot, Humid Conditions 

Finding out that mold has taken over your home is never a good experience. Not only can it do a lot of damage to your property, but it may also be a sign of a bigger problem, such as water damage or high humidity. And worst of all, mold can also have a negative impact […]

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 […]

Your Home Flooded, So Now What?

Having to deal with a flooded home is a daunting task for any homeowner. Not only do you have to replace damaged items, but you also have to worry about the danger of mold. And while we hope you will not have a flooding issue, it is extremely important to know what to do if […]

Top 6 Things to Keep Mold Under Control

The one word we never want to hear in relation to our home is mold. Mold can do serious damage to both your house and your health. So, what should you do if you are concerned about mold? You could start on time and detect humid places using moisture control tools with a built-in humidistat […]

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 […]

BRR… Potentially Record Setting Cold Coming Our Way, Here’s What to Do!

Why is the Winter a Perfect Time for Mold? Because mold’s favorite living conditions are dark, damp, and humid areas, you would think mold wouldn’t show up until the summer to start wreaking havoc on your home and your breathing. Mold can find a way to grow even in the dead of winter if the […]