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Mold Remediation 101

Most people are familiar with mold growth when it is seen as a fuzzy patch on food, or as a stain spreading across damp surfaces. There have been numerous studies that indicate mold can be harmful when ingested. But the air-born particles found in our homes and other buildings are not usually suspected to be a health hazard to the general public. "Mold spores are everywhere! There are acceptable levels of mold and unacceptable levels in dwellings. It takes excessive water intrusion or condensation to...
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Heat, Humidity and Mold Damage

The heat and humidity certainly invades the Chesapeake Bay region during the summer months, creating a plethora of issues for property owners, especially with mold. If you suspect that you have mold in your home, it is a good idea to call a mold remediation and removal professional who offers a free mold inspection.

Mold growth in a home is a serious problem, and one that could cause serious health complications, especially with the more noxious strains of mold. As spores are...

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Creating a cleaner, more energy efficient home from the ground up

Crawl spaces are a type of basement that you cannot stand up in and the surface is often soil. Crawl space humidity is often an issue within homes located in moisture-laden regions, such as here in the Chesapeake Bay Area. A sealed moisture barrier is required to keep this area from getting saturated with water. Health and safety issues must be considered with a crawl space. Insects and rodents thrive in these dark, wet spaces. The moisture will also allow mold and mildew to grow and accumulate...
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