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Why Should You Conduct a Radon Test in Your Home?

Posted in Blog | Radon Testing on February 15th, 2018 by Ian Stevens

Radon is a radioactive gas that comes from the radioactive decay of radium. Radon can be very dangerous because of it colorless, odorless entities that cannot be detected by human senses. Radon is produced by the breakdown of uranium in soil, rock, and water. Homes or buildings can trap radon inside of them without ever Read More »

Asbestos Exposure Linked to Cancer

Posted in Asbestos Testing | Blog | News on January 12th, 2018 by Hunter Adams

For centuries, builders and manufacturers have used asbestos in buildings, vehicles, and even textiles, as this material has natural insulation properties. Since the late 20th century, however, asbestos has fallen out of favor because researchers have drawn connections between this material and cancer. Find out more about how asbestos exposure is linked to cancer and Read More »

Sick Building Syndrome

Posted in Blog | Indoor Air Quality on December 7th, 2017 by Hunter Adams

Sick building syndrome isn’t as familiar to most people as a cold or the flu, but it can cause many of the same symptoms. The problem with sick building syndrome is that it won’t go away on its own, at least not until the problems in the building are resolved. Learn more about this health Read More »

What Is Included in Our Environmental Testing Services in Maryland?

Posted in Blog | Environmental Testing on November 15th, 2017 by Hunter Adams

With so many invisible dangers to the air and water in your home and office, how do you know that it’s safe? That’s where MD Mold Testing comes in. Our environmental testing service covers everything from the air you breathe to the water you drink so you can have peace of mind. Radon Gas Radon Read More »

3 Tips for Preventing Mold in Your Maryland Home

Posted in Blog | Mold Inspection | Tips on October 15th, 2017 by Hunter Adams

Mold is a fungus that can be beneficial, but in your home, is terrifying. While some types of mold make penicillin, the mold caused by excess moisture is scary and unhealthy when it invades your Maryland home. Fortunately, there are ways to prevent it before it happens. By following a few simple tips, you can Read More »

Mold on College Campuses

Posted in Blog | Mold Inspection on September 15th, 2017 by Hunter Adams

Recent news reports have highlighted outbreaks of mold on college campuses. Learn more about the recent mold scares, the dangers of mold, and how you can reduce your child’s risk of exposure. Recent Reports of Mold in Colleges Indiana University recently spent more than $568,000 correcting mold problems in two of its dormitories, according to Read More »

3 Spots Where Mold Might Be Hiding in Your Home

Posted in Blog | Mold Inspection on August 15th, 2017 by Hunter Adams

Mold is a serious health hazard if it grows in your home unchecked. Unfortunately, it can be hard to spot until a colony has already established itself. To avoid the respiratory problems that come with breathing in mold spores, be aware of the places in a home that mold likes to grow. The Basement Mold Read More »

3 Signs Your Office Has Mold

Posted in Blog | Mold Inspection on July 15th, 2017 by Hunter Adams

Mold is a dangerous fungus that can cause a range of health problems, including headaches, allergies, pulmonary hemorrhages, and respiratory problems such as asthma and bronchitis. Sometimes mold is visible, but this isn’t always the case. If you notice any of the following signs in your office, you might have a mold problem. A Musty Read More »

3 Worst Types of Mold

Posted in Blog | Mold Inspection on June 21st, 2017 by Hunter Adams

Finding mold in your home is a scary experience, especially when it’s black mold. But, did you know there are several types of toxic molds that should be avoided at all costs? Here are just a few of the worst. Chaetomium Chaetomium molds are usually found in water-damaged structures, but they can also make their Read More »

4 Reasons to Have Your Water Tested

Posted in Blog | Tips | Water Testing on May 9th, 2017 by Hunter Adams

You should never take it for granted that the water in your home is high quality. Contaminated water can lead to problems that affect your health and safety. Consider the following reasons you should have your water tested. To Protect Your Health This is the most important reason you should get your water tested. Water Read More »