Professional MOLD TESTING – What can it tell me?

Professional MOLD TESTING – What can it tell me?

What is Mold Testing? Basically, mold testing involves taking a sample of either the air or a surface. This is either to determine (1) What kinds of mold spores are in the air of a room or home, or (2) The identity of the mold spores present in a sample of suspected...
DIY Mold Testing Kits: Don’t Waste Your Money!

DIY Mold Testing Kits: Don’t Waste Your Money!

DIY Mold Testing Kits HAVE YOU or a family member been battling cold or allergy symptoms that never seem to go away or get better?   Have you had past water damage in your home that may not have been taken care of properly?  Perhaps your doctor has suggested that a...
Insurance Claims and Preferred Vendors-Who decides?

Insurance Claims and Preferred Vendors-Who decides?

When faced with Water Damage or Mold, who gets to hire the restoration contractor? The Short Answer:  YOU. Read on for important details about insurance claims and Preferred Vendors. Having to call your insurance company is already stressful, right?  And when you...
MOLD REMOVAL:  A DIY Guide

MOLD REMOVAL: A DIY Guide

“What’s that musty smell?  What’s that black stuff?  Is that BLACK MOLD?”  When you first discover mold in your home, your immediate reaction is:  “How do I get rid of mold?  How dangerous is this type of mold?  Is there a way to kill mold with products I already have...
Mold Mistakes – How to Avoid Them

Mold Mistakes – How to Avoid Them

Common MOLD MISTAKES in the home or workplace is a real issue in the Gillette area.   Why? An unusually wet season, faulty construction, lack of routine maintenance, and misconceptions about mold itself all add up to a potential health risk that could end up costing...
Bleach to Kill Mold? Exposing the Myth!

Bleach to Kill Mold? Exposing the Myth!

Lately, our office has received a flurry of phone calls concerning mold in the home or office. After explaining the health risks, as well as the proper procedures involved in removing mold, invariably the response is: “But can’t I just spray it with...