Does Bleach Kill Mold

There are many types of mold and many places it can hide: behind wallpaper, in humidifiers, in boxes of leftovers or opened drinks, and of course in damp spaces such as in bathrooms and around heating and air vents. And while many people would reach for bleach to...

Black Mold Removal

Black mold (also called toxic black mold) is the common and descriptive name for Stachybotrys chartarum. It is most often mentioned in the context of mold growing in homes. When it does, it becomes highly dangerous to people. The reason it is called “toxic” black mold...

Hiring a Mold Removal Service

What You Need to Know Before Hiring a Professional Mold Removal Service Hiring a qualified mold removal expert is your best approach if you suspect there is mold in your home or apartment and the landlord is doing nothing about it. A mold removal expert can also serve...

DIY Mold Remediation and Risks

When you notice a mold infestation inside your home, it is often best to leave mold remediation to professionals. You want to limit your exposure to mold and mold spores as much as possible. Many people who attempt a mold remediation program on their own aren’t...

How Does Mold Grow?

Mold looks for warmth, food, and moisture. In order for it to grow it needs all three of these things. Mold often finds a place to grow in kitchens, bathrooms, or basements, but if the conditions are favorable it can grow in other rooms as well. Climate can affect...

How to Prevent Mold from Forming in Your Home

The thought of mold silently multiplying under carpets and appliances, in the back of closets, behind basement walls, is enough to give any homeowner nightmares. That’s why we probably prefer to not think about mold at all. But ignoring mold in your home is a serious...