Category: Mold

Mold in Mechanical Chases: Causes, Concerns, Remediation

It’s often beneficial for property owners and managers to be knowledgeable about the causes, concerns, and remediation associated with mold growth developing in mechanical chases. Mechanical chases are the large openings in the attic plane that allow ducts, pipes or...

How far will mold in your AC closet spread?

Moisture is typically the culprit when you find mold growth in the AC closet. In damp, moist conditions, mold can spread quite rapidly from one location to another. Checking the unit and drying out the room regularly are the best...

Preventing Mold in Your Child’s Bedroom

Once mold takes hold, it can be difficult to remove. While there are many negatives to having mold in your home, some of the greatest risks are the health problems. Black mold has especially been known to cause problems, particularly...

Can Mold Cause Health Problems?

Mold. It’s one of those four letter words that homeowners never want to hear. There are thousands of types of mold, some more invasive and dangerous than others. If you find mold growing anywhere in your home, take the necessary...

Finding Mold… What to Expect?

Finding black mold is never exciting, in fact, it can be a sign of a much more serious problem or water leak somewhere nearby. Treating the visible area with dangerous products such as ammonia or using home remedies may remove...

Mold and Humidifiers: Keep it Clean

During the winter months, the air both inside and outside the home can be extremely dry. Dry air (air with minimal to no moisture) is not good for the skin, hair or nasal passages. A lot of people counteract the...

Common Causes of Mold

A mold removal company can help if you discover mold in your home. But unfortunately, it can cost thousands of dollars to repair damage caused by mold. With this said, it's important to recognize conditions that increase the risk of...