6 Things About Mold You May Not Know

You’ve heard that mold can be dangerous and hazardous to your health, but there are many things about mold you might not know.  Sometimes mold can be easy to identify by musty odors and dark patches on walls and floors, but that’s not always the case. Here are 6 facts about mold that you might …

Where Mold Growth Is Most Commonly in Your Home

When it comes to caring for and maintaining your home, mold growth might not be on your radar since it takes time to build up.  The thing about mold is that you don’t realize it’s there most times until it’s too late. That’s because it starts small and then grows and expands and often happens …

Where Mold Is Most Commonly in Your Home

When it comes to caring for and maintaining your home, mold might not be on your radar since it takes time to build up.  The thing about mold is that, most times, you don’t realize it’s there until it’s too late. That’s because it starts small and then grows and expands, and often, this happens …

Can Mold Cause Illnesses?

Can mold cause illnesses? Definitely. Keep reading to find out what illnesses mold can cause, and how to prevent them.  Symptoms of Mold Exposure Molds can produce allergens, irritants, and even deadly substances known as mycotoxins. These substances can float through the air in mold spores which can then be breathed in, potentially causing respiratory …

Black Mold Exposure: Signs and Symptoms

Black mold exposure can be extremely dangerous, especially if you have breathing problems. But how can you tell if you’ve been exposed? What is Black Mold? Black mold, or Stachybotrys chartarum, is a mold that resides in high humidity areas (over 90% humidity). Black mold is a greenish-black color, due to the fact that it …

Five Signs That Mold Could Be Hiding in Your Home

Mold is an incredibly common problem in homes, and it’s as dangerous and invasive as it is unsightly. Toxicology expert Ronald E Gots states that, while no one knows the exact number of homes that have mold hidden behind the walls, but his best current estimate is nearly 70%. In fact, it is thought that it …

What To Do About Mold in Your Carpet

Mold in your carpet can wreak serious havoc on your home and family’s health, so it’s best to take care of it right away. Whether mold is in the corner in your bathroom or under your sink, it’s a problem no homeowner wants to tackle but needs to address—and mold in your carpet is no …

5 Reasons Why You Should Hire a Professional to Deal with Mold

Most homeowners don’t want to deal with mold, understandably. Not only is it unsightly, but it poses a safety hazard to their family.  Mold poses serious health concerns because it can go undetected in your house for months or even years. It can hide under your sink, behind walls and tiles, in your ceiling, and …