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15 Signs You Need Mold Inspection And Testing

15 Signs That Your Home Needs Mold Inspection and Testing

You’ve likely heard horror stories about household mold. It’s more than just a cosmetic problem. When mold is left to grow unimpeded, it can wreak havoc on your home and health, paving the way for a world of problems. One of the most alarming things about mold is that it’s usually hidden out of sight.…
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Why Indoor Air Quality Testing Is Important

Why Indoor Air Quality Testing is Important?

Renting out a home or apartment is a common practice for many people. It can be a great way to earn some extra money while also providing a place for people to LIVE. Many landlords don’t think about indoor air quality (IAQ) when renting their property, but it’s an important thing to consider. According to…
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Sample Home Inspection Report

What’s Included in Your Home Inspection Report?

A home inspection is a necessary part of the buying and renting process. It’s the homeowner/landlord’s last opportunity to identify any significant problems with the property before purchase. It’s also a chance for the landlord or prospective buyer to have any identified deficiencies or defects corrected before closing. During an inspection, a certified professional will…
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Indoor Mold Testing On Carpet

Mold on Carpet: The Risks of Indoor Mold and How to Test for It

If you have carpet in your home, then you know how challenging it can be to keep it clean and dry at all times. Carpet can absorb moisture when people walk into a home after a rainy day, spill a drink, or simply if the air is humid. The problem is moist carpets are one…
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How Reducing Humidity Levels Can Prevent Mold Growth

Managing Ideal Indoor Humidity Level to Prevent Mold Growth

You may be surprised to learn that mold is growing in nearly every building and home in the United States. Mold grows so easily and quickly that it will start to sprout in a matter of days, given the right conditions. One of the key elements to the perfect environment for mold growth is moisture…
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7 Dangers Of Buying House With Mold

A Hard Pass: The 7 Dangers of Buying a House with Mold

“I was in escrow and had them inspect the new home for mold. Many forms of mold were found in all bathrooms and kitchens, including airborne black mold. We were able to negotiate a $10,000 price reduction on our home as a result.  Dorsaye was very attentive and thorough. She always picked up the phone…
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