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FAQ’s kill mold

Uncontrolled mold growth in homes is a health hazard. It can trigger severe allergic reactions. And it can also lead to serious respiratory complications. Furthermore, when it grows on valuables, it can leave ugly marks that destroy their value. Alcohol kills mold. It is one of the most cost-effective and environment-friendly methods of preventing the […]

Removing mold from patio cushions

If you’re planning to bring out your outdoor cushions for the looming spring season, you probably should first check them for mold. Mold quickly grows on furniture both indoors and outdoors, especially if left out on the patio during winter. The good news, however, is that mold can be easily removed with just some water, […]

pressure wahsing vinyl siding

Having brown or dark-green stains on your vinyl siding can be very unappealing. These stains are usually caused by mold and mildew. If left for a long time, the stains can damage your siding. Mold and mildew can also reduce the resale value of the home if left unchecked. There are a few fast and […]

prevent mold in bathroom no window or fan

Bathrooms are perfect breeding grounds for mold simply because they tend to have high humidity, with low sunlight and air circulation. It is possible to keep mold out of your bathroom without a window or a fan. The following are some of the things that have proven incredibly effective at solving mold problems in such […]

What is Mold

According to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), mold is a component of the environment belonging to the Kingdom Fungi, that lives and thrives in moist areas such as the soil, tree barks, or other decaying matter. Since they only need moisture and oxygen to grow, you can also find them indoors in the damp […]

Mold in Air Conditioner How to Find, Fix & Prevent

Mold has a tendency to grow in even the most unlikely of places in your home. If it’s not on your bathroom or basement walls, you might just find it in your air conditioner. While this shouldn’t catch you by surprise, it should be a big reason for you to be alarmed. This is because […]

Tips to prevent mold from forming in carpet cleaning

If you discover mold in your carpet, you need to take steps to remove it immediately as it is a hazard and can cause health issues for you and your family. To remove mold from the carpet you can use a steam cleaner or a HEPA vacuum along with vinegar and baking soda mix. For […]

FAQ’s bad smell

Once you notice that strange smells have invaded your home, the first instinct is to reach for an air freshener. Unfortunately, when it comes to mold smells, a good air freshener is never enough. It might be effective at neutralizing the smell for a while, but the smell will definitely come back. There is also […]

Bathroom mold removal cost

Your bathroom is probably the moistest room in your house. With water running almost every hour, it forms the perfect conditions for mold and mildew to grow and thrive. If these fungi are giving you a headache, you should contact a mold removal expert immediately. On average, you can spend between $500 and $1,500 for […]

clean pink mold from shower curtain

Serratia marcescens also known as pink mold because of its pinkish biofilm is an airborne bacteria commonly found on wet surfaces like the spaces between bathroom tiles and on shower curtains where it thrives on a steady diet of mineral and fatty residues in soap studs and shampoo. You can remove pink mold by applying […]

testing air for mold

The presence of airborne mold particles in living areas can be dangerous to both humans and household pets. Some people even have immediate reactions such as coughing or uncontrolled sneezing if they enter a room with airborne mold particles. Mold air testing involves collecting and analyzing air samples to test for the presence and concentration […]

What causes mold on windows & trim

Molds are microorganisms commonly found around damp surfaces inside your home, such as window trims, and they pose a health threat to your family and reduce the value of your home; in this article, we will disclose the steps involved in mold removal and helpful tips on how to prevent mold growth on your window […]

How to remove mold from wallpaper

Mold causes ugly black and green spots on wallpaper. And when it is not removed on time, it tends to release spores into the air. These spores can then affect your loved ones’ health by triggering severe allergies. Constant exposure to mold spores can also lead to respiratory complications. Therefore, if you