Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Mold Removal?

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Mold Removal?

Got mold? It can usually be found somewhere in most homes. A few mold spores can be harmless unless they have enough moisture to thrive and spread – creating giant mold colonies that can become toxic, smelly and hard to remediate.  Pervasive mold can also begin to cause structural damage and … [Read more...]

Tackling DIY Mold Removal

Tackling DIY Mold Removal

In about 40% of American homes you can find mold problems. Many homeowners try to tackle the problem themselves, and there are some good methods to remediate mold on your own, especially if the problem is in a relatively small area (less than 10 sq. feet). Also, as long as your home doesn’t contain … [Read more...]

Are Mold Allergies Making You Sick?

Are Mold Allergies Making You Sick?

THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF MOLD ALLERGIES Do your allergies flare up when it rains? If so you may be suffering from a mold allergy. While mold allergies are far from lethal, they can seriously take their toll. Below, we’ll provide you with ways to recognize when a moldy menace is growing in your … [Read more...]

Hidden Mold Behind your Walls?

Hidden Mold Behind your Walls?

A homeowner’s nightmare, mold spreads quickly and can be tough to eliminate. All it needs to grow is moisture, darkness and food -- such as cotton, cellulose, wicker, lumber or even dust and lint. Since drywall is mostly cellulose, it is a common breeding ground for mold. But mold doesn’t just grow … [Read more...]