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Why Indoor Air Quality is More Important Than You Realize

Posted in Blog | Indoor Air Quality | Indoor Air Quality Inspection | Mold Inspection on November 15th, 2018 by Ian Stevens

Your indoor air quality is probably more important than you realize. Read on to learn why indoor air quality is so important. When you neglect your air quality, you risk putting yourself and your family in danger of developing asthma, getting lung cancer or contracting another respiratory illness. It’s clear that the air we breathe Read More »

Monstrous Mold: 5 Scary Facts About Home Mold You Should Know About

Posted in Blog | Mold Inspection on October 17th, 2018 by Ian Stevens

Everyone knows that having mold in your home is bad for your health. However, more than 50% of all homes and 85% of all commercial buildings have mold. Few people actually realize the extent of the danger mold puts them into. It’s not just gross. It can be deadly! Read on to find out the 5 scary Read More »

5 Types of Mold Commonly Found in Homes in Maryland

Posted in Blog | Mold Inspection on September 15th, 2018 by Ian Stevens

It might sound scary, but most homes do contain mold. And while some mold can be toxic and can lead to very dangerous health symptoms, toxic mold in homes is rare. However, allergenic molds are quite common. These types of mold can lead to less serious symptoms, but still symptoms nonetheless. These could include sneezing, watery eyes, coughing, Read More »

Why is Mold Testing In Maryland Is Important?

Posted in Blog | Mold Inspection on August 15th, 2018 by Ian Stevens

Are you thinking about testing your home or commercial building for mold? You might be on to something, considering that Maryland’s cold winters and warmer spring and summer seasons are prime conditions for mold growth. Read on to learn 5 major reasons why mold testing in Maryland is so important and why you shouldn’t wait to Read More »

5 Signs You Need to a Mold Inspection Done on Your Home

Posted in Blog | Mold Inspection on July 15th, 2018 by Ian Stevens

Some people think that mold only happens to homes damaged by floodwaters. But the truth is, even the cleanest homes could have trouble eliminating mold. That’s because it’s everywhere. It’s there when you open a window or go outside your home. You see, mold can attach to your clothes and shoes. And once it’s inside Read More »

4 Summer Tips to Prevent Mold in the Home

Posted in Blog | Mold Inspection | Tips on June 15th, 2018 by Hunter Adams

Summer means warm weather and sunshine, but this season can also introduce high humidity and excess moisture. Worried about moisture turning into mold? Try these four tips to prevent mold in your home this summer. Limit Indoor Moisture Mold thrives in moist, dark environments, so the simplest thing you can do to prevent mold is Read More »

How to Prevent Mold Growth and Termite Infestation After Water Damage

Posted in Blog | Mold Inspection on May 14th, 2018 by Hunter Adams

Water damage can devastate a property, but cleaning up the spill isn’t the end of the job. Unless you take preventative action, mold and termites could soon call your property home. Preventing Mold After Water Damage Mold can grow in just 24 hours after water damage, so it’s important to act quickly. Make sure you Read More »

Tips to Make Sure Mold & Mildew is Under Control This Spring

Posted in Blog | Mold Inspection on April 15th, 2018 by Hunter Adams

Warm temperatures and dampness create the perfect breeding ground for mold and mildew. Unfortunately, not only do mold and mildew have bad odors, if you don’t treat them properly, they can also have negative impacts on your health. This spring, make sure you keep mold and mildew under control with the following tips. Keep Moisture Read More »

Cause and Effects of VOCs In Your Home

Posted in Blog | Indoor Air Quality Inspection | VOC Testing on March 15th, 2018 by Hunter Adams

Your home is your safe place. It is your sanctuary from the outside world, and it’s important to make sure that it is free of any dangers that could be lurking in the background without your knowledge. A few common examples are mold, lead, asbestos, and Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs). What are VOCs? Volatile organic Read More »

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 »