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5 Signs Hiring An Environmental Consultant

5 Signs to Look for When Hiring an Environmental Consultant

Many people buy property without knowing it contains indoor mold infestation and poor air quality. This can be a huge mistake, as these environmental hazards could lead to adverse health effects. Plus,  any property damage repairs such as mold remediation and removal can cost you tens of thousands of dollars. So, how can you ensure…
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Mold In Apartment Landlords Tenants Issue

Landlords: Mold is Killing Your Tenants, and Your Bank Account!

Mold in buildings is an unfortunate reality for many landlords. Mold can start to grow within just a day or two if it is exposed to lots of moisture, such as a leak or a major spill. Water damage, mold, and mildew are not just unsightly and unpleasant. It can be quite dangerous to your…
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How To Prevent Mold In Basement Crawlspace

How to Prevent Mold From Growing in Your Crawl Space & Basement

Your basement is a place that creates many opportunities for mold to flourish. Between higher humidity, less ventilation, a range of plumbing pipes and HVAC ducts, and flooding from improperly placed gutters or storms, there are many ways that mold can end up growing in your basement. If you want to make sure that your…
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Mold Growth Due To Water Damage

What to Do When There’s Water Damage, Mold, & Mildew

  Mold is incredibly common and can be found in many properties throughout the United States. One of the reasons for mold being found in so many homes is that it easily grows in indoor spaces that are exposed to moisture, damp air, and insufficient sun exposure. Some types of mold are great, like the…
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Lung Agitation From Coronavirus And Mold

Lung Agitation From Coronavirus And Mold

As we all have heard from Health Officials, Coronavirus COVID-19, causes respiratory illnesses. The sinuses and lungs are usually affected first. Early symptoms include fever, cough, and shortness of breath. These will appear as soon as 2 days, or as long as 14 days, after exposure to the COVID-19 virus. Indoor mold growth can be…
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Questions To Ask Before Choosing A Mold Testing Service

7 Questions To Ask Before Choosing A Mold Testing Service

Did you know that of the 21.8 million cases of asthma in the US, about 4.6 million of them are attributed to mold and dampness exposure? Approximately 25% of the US population has a genetic predisposition that makes them susceptible to illnesses caused by mold. Even more surprising is the fact that every year, mold destroys more…
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