A Practical Guide to Indoor Mold and Mold Testing
MOLD is pervasive. It is a fungi found both indoors and outdoors. There are thousands of species of fungi – the good news is you only have a few which are typically related to indoor air quality issues. That is why you need to understand mold testing. I. Mold and Effects on People: What […]
Mold in Rental Properties
An overview for Florida landlords and tenants: Mold/fungi is a common organism in our humid environment. The one common denominator to mold growth in our homes is an elevated moisture condition. The level of moisture and the duration determine the type of mold we find ourselves dealing with. Some molds, like aspergillus, can […]
Formaldehyde in Laminate Flooring
1 Update: March, 2016 Based upon the recent update wherein the CDC advised the initial testing protocol was erroneous (see explanation below), our phones are ringing again with calls from concerned homeowners. What you should understand is the math change does have the potential to increase those potentially affected from 2-9/100,000 persons to 6-30/100,000 persons, the […]
Is your home making you sick? The odds are favorable, it is.
Is your home making you sick? The odds are favorable, it is. In fact, according to numerous studies, symptoms related to allergies, mold, hay fever, rhinitis, sinusitis, chronic cough, dizziness, diminished cognitive ability, sleeplessness, sleep apnea, asthma, irritability, chemical sensitivity and other related pulmonary functions complaints can be traced back to our homes. Your house […]