Reacting to Rental Mold: What Are Your Options As A Tenant?
Come time to sign your lease and move into your new home, apartment, or other rental property, it goes without saying that you only hope for the best. So, what happens when you move in and the conditions are, well, less than ideal? If you find lingering mold and mildew within the hidden crevices of your new unit, it’s important...READ MORE
The Top 10 Places Mold May Be Hiding In Your Property
So, it’s time to say hello to spring cleaning! Yes… again. And while you get ready to once more pull out the disinfectant wipes, re-organize your drawers, and clean out the fridge, we’re going to cut to the chase: Don’t forget to search for hidden mold while you’re tackling the house from floor to ceiling! Specifically, here’s where you may...READ MORE
Monitoring Moisture: Where to Look for Hidden Water Damage
Pervasive in its presence and hazardous in its consequences, excessive moisture can not only damage your property and negatively impact your overall indoor air quality, but it can also cause continuous complications by way of mold growth. The trick, then, is knowing where to look. After all, not all areas of moisture or water damage are going to be sitting in plain sight....READ MORE
The Truth About Mold Testing: Is All Mold Made Equal?
The moment you lay eyes on the formless mass of mold spores, there’s doubtlessly one question that first springs to mind: Is it black mold? Maybe, and maybe not. But at the end of the day, we want to encourage you to stop and consider your next move before you hastily rush to call in a mold testing company. After all,...READ MORE
Just Keep Swimming: How To Move Forward When Flooding Impacts Asbestos Materials
When your property is overtaken by water, you may be overtaken by feelings of being overwhelmed — which is entirely understandable. Of course, as with anything else in life that throws you for a loop, you’ll want to take a step back and tackle a list of actionable items that thoroughly encompass both your health and safety. As such, don’t...READ MORE