Dangerous Molds To Watch Out For

Monday, 15 February 2021 by

Identifying mold is by no means an easy task. Aside from the fact that mold can be difficult to detect, most types have very similar characteristics.  It is also pretty easy to mistake moisture stains and discoloration for mold. Of course, it is always best to err on the side of caution where mold is

Why Is Water Damage Dangerous?

Monday, 01 February 2021 by

Have you noticed signs of water damage in and around your home? Damage caused by excessive moisture, plumbing leaks, and groundwater seepage may seem somewhat insignificant, but there could be a more severe problem bubbling just underneath the surface–literally.    Water damage in itself probably won’t cause serious harm or injury. But leave the problem unfixed

Types of Mold to Watch For

Friday, 15 January 2021 by

By now, you probably know that mold is one of the most dangerous substances that can contaminate your home. Many types of mold are toxic and can cause serious mold related health problems. This is why it is crucial to identify the different types of mold growing in your home and eliminate them as soon

Black mold–the very name itself strikes fear into the hearts of many homeowners, especially those dealing with a full-blown mold infestation. The term becomes even more alarming when “toxic” is added before it, in which case the resulting term is enough to send homeowners into a tizzy. But what are black molds and toxic black

How Dangerous is Household Mold?

Monday, 28 December 2020 by

Household mold is the last thing you want to worry about. But this time of the year is when molds like to thrive best. Molds make their appearance during winter when it’s cold, damp, or moist.  If you have molds in your home, you’d probably have noticed it by now. The musty odor is unmistakable,

Inhaling mold spores can cause serious health complications. If you have asthma, have a weak immune or respiratory system, then there is a higher possibility that you experience more severe symptoms when you get exposed to molds.  To prevent that, you would want to get rid of black mold most efficiently and effectively. How do

Top Causes of Winter Water Damage

Tuesday, 01 December 2020 by

Winter is one of the most enjoyable times of the year, but it also brings a host of unique challenges. Water damage is a very real threat during winter, but there is a lot you could do to avoid any long-term problems.  Bursting Pipes Bursting pipes are among the most common causes of water damage

Does Insurance Cover Fire Damage?

Sunday, 01 November 2020 by

In most cases, fire insurance isn’t a separate plan from the standard homeowners’ insurance policy. Most home insurance plans include coverage for damage caused by fire-related incidents. If you already have a comprehensive home insurance policy, you are probably covered for fires, although it wouldn’t hurt to check with your insurance agent to be sure

Will Mold Die If Moisture Is Removed?

Sunday, 01 November 2020 by

As a homeowner, you will want to ensure that everything that could damage your property and risk your family’s health is dealt with as soon as possible. Mold infestation is one such issue, and it could put a damper on what would otherwise be your ideal home. Read on to find out how mold thrives

How to Address a Hazardous Chemical Spill

Wednesday, 07 October 2020 by

A chemical spill can be a serious cause for concern whether you are looking to buy or sell a piece of property. Along with fire hazards, chemical hazards can put people and property at risk, and possibly even cause death or injury. And if you are a property owner or would-be home buyer, the presence