Importance of Indoor Air Quality

“Fresh air is as good for the mind as for the body. Nature always seems trying to talk to us as if she had some great secret to tell. And so she has. “ -John Lubbock We all know how important air quality is. Still, when we say “fresh air”, most of us think of […]

Risks of an Unprotected Crawl Space

Infographic detailing how leaving a crawl space unprotected can lead to issues with mold, flooding, destroyed insulation, wildlife nesting, electrical hazards, structural weakening, decreased energy efficiency, and poor indoor air quality.

Difference between vapor barrier, encapsulation, and sealing

Mold can be found everywhere around us, but it is not dangerous until it starts spreading and growing, especially in a closed space, in your home. I assume that you already know the dangers of mold and that it can cause a huge impact on the health of anyone living in your household. Fighting against […]

Common Sources of Mold in a Bathroom

There are only a few things in life that are certain and one of those is mold in the bathroom. You may have missed it, but chances are, some of it is there. It’s just the way it is. Having mold growths in bathroom is one of the most common household problems. Luckily, it’s the […]

5 Facts about mold

Mold is everywhere around us, and we may even see it daily. No matter if we are talking about the spores that appear in the woods, and we can easily notice them during our hike, the spores that grow on bread, or those that will appear in our food if we forget about it in […]

5 Benefits of an AprilAire Dehumidifier

Apart from water, the air we breathe is the most essential thing we consume not every day, but every second of our lives, from the day we were born to the end of our journey on Earth. The information era we live in has bestowed us with much useful information and made us question the […]

Why its important to get rid of mold in your Crawlspace

We all know that having mold in your home is a serious problem that needs to be addressed. What people fail to realize, is that having mold in your crawl space is just as dangerous and should be handled swiftly and with care. The reason mold is the crawlspace is a problem is twofold. One, […]

Why Air Quality Testing is an Important Part of the Mold Remediation Process

Indoor air quality tests are extremely important on their own, but they are even more important when they are part of a mold remediation process. Typically, air tests are performed during the initial mold inspection to detect if mold is present in the air or to evaluate the extent of visible mold that is present inside a home or business. Since mold spores are generally invisible to the naked eye and can be odorless air tests are an effective way to detect their presence. Air tests will also identify the type and amount of each mold that is exists in your space.

Ensure the Air Inside Your Home is Clean and Mold Free

Indoor air quality is an extremely important topic because the quality of the air inside your home or business has a direct impact on your health. This is mostly because the majority of people spend a significant amount of their day indoors (whether its at home or at work) which means the pollutants in the […]

Mold Facts That You Probably Didn’t Know

Bleach does not kill mold This is a very common mistake. When people see mold, their first instinct is to grab a bottle of bleach. Mold will usually grow back within a few weeks of being cleaned. You cannot paint over mold Mold can grow back through paint (even “mold resistant” paint). In time, you […]