Common Sources of Indoor Pollutants

Common Sources of Indoor Pollutants

We all want to believe the air in our home is safe to breathe, but because of modern manufacturing practices and our own habits, it probably isn’t as clean as we’d hope.  There are 5 common sources of indoor air pollution. In each section below, we will describe the...
How Mold Impacts Sleep Quality

How Mold Impacts Sleep Quality

Mold is known to cause allergic reactions, but it can have more serious effects on your health. Once such effect is diminished sleep quality.  When we don’t get enough sleep, it can affect our productivity and even our safety throughout the day, but lack of sleep has...
Will Mold Die On Its Own?

Will Mold Die On Its Own?

Mold is a living organism. All living things need sustenance to survive. In the case of mold, that means food, water and oxygen.  So you would think that if any of these things are removed, mold will die. Unfortunately, that is not true..  Mold can remain dormant...
Should You Install a Water Leak Sensor?

Should You Install a Water Leak Sensor?

Water leaks lead to expensive and extensive repairs if you don’t catch them quickly. A second-floor leak could be disastrous to floors below, and a crawl space leak could go on for months or years before you find it.  For these reasons alone, a water leak sensor is a...
Is There Mold in Your Windows?

Is There Mold in Your Windows?

The probable answer is “yes”.  Mold is common on windows because there is a plentiful supply of moisture from weather and condensation. You may not think mold on the windows is a big problem since it’s so common, but it’s actually a gateway for mold to...