Tag: mold

Difficult Mold Remediation Solutions with Paul Davis Expertise

Because Paul Davis mitigates and restores property damage from many different disasters across North America, the company maintains high levels of technical expertise across diverse disciplines. In many cases, these pros, particularly in regional disaster situations, become valuable resources to officials, insurance carriers and emergency responders. Matthew Morgan, a remediation… Read more »

Is Mold Testing a Smart Idea for Commercial Property Owners?

Nearly every single test for mold discovers mold spores. Why? Because these fungi are earth’s most important recyclers and wherever they find adequate moisture, they happily – and usually harmlessly – munch leftovers in natural and indoor environments. Unless your property is a specially built and scrupulously maintained clean room,… Read more »

Water Damage? In a Day or Two Mold Can Take Hold

Water Damage? In a Day or Two Mold Can Take Hold

A drip here. A drip there. That water can add up and do more damage than you might think. Not only does this lead to the hassle of getting it cleaned up, repairing any other damage and replacing any home items impacted, but it can get worse. In a day… Read more »

Trust Your Instincts When Selecting A Restoration Company

Trust Your Instincts When Selecting A Restoration Company

Denial, shock, anger, anxiety, sadness, fear – a range of strong emotions surge through people as they survey ruined property following a disaster. They all share one particular need: to repair the damage now and return their lives to normal as fast as possible. But how to fix it and… Read more »

UV Light is an Amazing Home Purifier

UV Light is an Amazing Home Purifier

Upon hearing that UV light is an amazing home air purifier, puzzled listeners ask, “shouldn’t we protect ourselves against ultraviolet light?” Yes, by all means slather on the high-SPF lotion when encountering UV rays in sunlight at the beach. UV light in a home air purifier instead? Shine on! It… Read more »

Mold, Left Untreated, Brings Respiratory Infection

Mold, Left Untreated, Brings Respiratory Infection

Most people don’t take notice of mold until it can no longer be ignored. That leads to some people having exposure to mold without the appropriate medical assistance. That being said, it’s rare for mold to cause people big problems—but it’s still important to know the signs of mold-related illnesses.… Read more »

When Should You Worry about Black Mold?

When Should You Worry about Black Mold?

Black mold: these words provoke fear and anxiety for homeowners, but they shouldn’t. Knowing more about black mold helps you discern when you have a problem, how to battle it if necessary, and ultimately sleep well at night in a healthy home. While black mold is less common than other… Read more »