The fact is that mold growth poses a serious danger to your property and to your family’s health. If not addressed properly, allergens, irritants and toxins could invade your home and cause lasting respiratory issues. Mold collects easily on surfaces such as carpet, behind drywall, on clothing, in food, around leaking pipes and near ceiling tiles, then quickly spreads throughout an area. The most common cause of mold problems is the presence of excess moisture, often through flooding, burst pipes and hidden leaks. The key to dealing with mold is fixing the problem early by bringing in specialists in water... View Article
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Mold in homes and businesses can contribute to significant damage and health risks, but it’s not always easy to detect its presence. In some cases, mold may grow out of control without you ever realizing that there’s a problem. Thankfully, there are some signs that can help you catch mold growth early on so that you can take appropriate action to get rid of it. Take a look at some of the most significant signs that you need mold removal in Erie County, NY: Bad smells: One of the best indicators of mold growth is an unpleasant odor. Mold has... View Article
Making yourself a sandwich only to find that your bread is full of mold can really put a damper on your day. Though that’s a bit of a bummer, living in a home with a mold infestation can be a serious problem for everyone in your household. Even small quantities of mold can lead to breathing problems, headaches, nausea and other severe health issues. The bad news is that mold doesn’t have to be visible for it to be a problem—it can be hiding behind your walls, under your floors or up in the ceiling. The good news, however, is... View Article
Mold growth is unsightly, destructive to your home and property and is often dangerous to your health. Mold proliferates in almost any climate, including humid, tropical and subtropical climates, as well as temperate inland climates. Coastal areas, particularly those in the American Northwest, are especially vulnerable to mold growth. Because the Great Lakes mimic coastal climate patterns in a number of ways, mold proliferation throughout the Great Lakes region is common, especially in the fall. If you believe that you have a mold problem in your home, you should schedule a mold inspection in Buffalo, NY as soon as possible.... View Article
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