The arrival of the warmer summer months can mean a lot of outdoor fun—barbecues, hitting the beach or just lounging by the pool are all some of the activities we can enjoy when the mercury starts ticking upwards. However, life indoors in the summertime can present some challenges thanks to the humidity that summer often brings. Mold tends to thrive in moist environments, so this makes it a real possibility during summertime. The question is, is humidity itself enough to make mold form in damp areas of your home? Unfortunately, it can. Fortunately, New York State certified mold remediation contractors... View Article
It’s a nightmare scenario for a homeowner: seeing your home slowly starting to flood during a major storm. If this scenario occurs at your home, it is crucial that you are prepared to take immediate action to address the issue. Here’s an overview of the steps you should take if there is flooding in your home. Reach out to local water damage restoration companies in Erie County for more information: Find the source and stop the water: This is really only a step you can take if the flooding is not due to an act of nature, but it’s still... View Article
If your home has suffered water damage, you’ll be amazed at how quickly the moisture can wreak havoc on your home. If mold is allowed to set in, it can spread quickly, eating away at the structural components of your home and spreading its spores around in such a way that it can affect the respiratory health of anyone living in your home. Don’t allow this spread to occur—it’s important to take action as soon as you become aware of potential water damage in your home so you can mitigate the potential effects. Here’s an overview of what you should... View Article
Your first reaction to water damage in your home will likely be to clean up the water and repair the damage as quickly as possible. But you should also be concerned about the long-term effects of water damage, including the growth of mold. Wait too long to deal with the issue and you might suddenly find your home infested with mold spores, which will spread through your air ducts and affect indoor air quality. It is in your best interest to take immediate action after experiencing water damage in your home to prevent mold from becoming a problem. If you... View Article
Water damage poses a serious threat to your home. It can result from storms, a leaking roof, plumbing problems or foundational issues, and the result can be structural damage to your home that will only worsen over time if you fail to take the proper remediation steps. Water damage causes billions of dollars in losses to homeowners every year. You might think you’ll be able to resolve water damage issues by yourself, but in more severe cases, the problem is likely to be significantly worse than it may appear based solely on what you can see. This is why it’s... View Article
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