How to Stop Mold and Mildew from Growing in Your House

Mold is everywhere. It’s all around us. Without mold we wouldn’t have cheese, penicillin, or mushrooms. To say that mold (or mold) is bad for us is not entirely accurate because there is some mold that is quite beneficial to our health. The mold that grows in our homes, however, is not good. This is [...]

By |2020-08-07T14:14:06+00:00April 5th, 2018|Mold|0 Comments

Why You Need to Have a Mold Inspection This Spring

The number-one cause of mold is excessive moisture. And now that the snow is melting, it’s important to inspect the interior and exterior of your office or home for signs of mold. The word “mold” is used to reference any type of fungus that grows in damp environments. When mold is found in and around [...]

By |2020-08-07T14:05:16+00:00March 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

7 Common Fire Hazards You Probably Don’t Think About

 We all do our part to ensure our homes are safe and protected from fire. We change our fire alarm batteries every spring and fall and we don’t leave our fires unattended. But there are many ways an innocent spark can turn into a dangerous blaze. Prevention is the best way to avoid a tragic [...]

By |2020-08-07T13:25:30+00:00March 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Common Causes of House Fires

Even with today’s advances in technology, humans are still no match for the quick spread of fire. It’s unpredictable and causes you thousands of dollars’ worth of damage. That’s why it’s important to be aware of preventative measures, such as continually cleaning your home and potential fire hazards. The Certified Asbestos fire damage experts have [...]

By |2020-08-07T13:24:38+00:00March 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

4 Things You Should Do After a House Flood

House floods are unexpected, dangerous, and damaging. In minutes, your pristine basement can be transformed into a fish tank. Flooding can be caused by many factors, including a backed-up sewer, heavy rains, a malfunctioning sump-pump, and busted pipes. Regardless of what caused the flood, it’s imperative homeowners deal with the issue immediately, as damage can [...]

By |2020-08-07T13:24:20+00:00January 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

4 Things You Didn’t Know About Asbestos

If you know anything about asbestos, it’s probably this: it’s extremely dangerous. From a young age, we’re taught to avoid it at all costs. We’re taught to avoid dark basements and dusty crawlspaces where this evil material lurks. Although most of us are aware of the general risks associated with asbestos exposure, much of its [...]

By |2021-08-10T18:28:31+00:00January 8th, 2018|Asbestos|0 Comments

5 Tips for Preventing House Fires

Fire damage is unexpected, terrifying, and can be devastating to your home. Thankfully, there are certain ways you can reduce the risk of a fire ever occurring in your house. In addition to the following tips, you should ensure your home has at least one smoke alarm on each floor, and that all members of [...]

By |2020-08-07T13:25:14+00:00December 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

3 Illnesses Caused by Mold

Mold can be found in all corners of the planet. Its patchy, bluish-brown, and fuzzy texture, and pungent, earthy smell is recognizable anywhere. Although not all types of mold are dangerous, there are a few that can cause serious health effects. Whether there is mold in your walls, ceiling, attic, or under your floorboards, its [...]

By |2020-08-07T13:20:48+00:00December 13th, 2017|Mold, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Common Asbestos Myths

If you know anything about asbestos, you probably know this: it’s dangerous. Asbestos has an almost mythical quality to it. As a child, your parents likely spoke to you about it in hushed tones, as if it were some sort of monster or evil villain. As asbestos removal and restoration experts, we’re here to set [...]

By |2020-08-07T13:38:05+00:00November 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hidden Places Where Mold Can Thrive

Mold can thrive in surprising places. It’s favourite spot to grow? Dark, moist, and warm environments, like attics, basements, behind wallpaper, and in your air conditioning unit. Some mold can be toxic, and if gone untreated, can lead to serious health problems for you and your family. Signs of mold exposure include: Difficulty concentrating Wheezing [...]

By |2020-08-07T13:57:18+00:00November 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments
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