Mold Resistant Building Materials

Because mold and the mycotoxins they produce can cause so many health problems, more and more mold resistant building materials are appearing on the market. Mold Resistant Woods — have been treated with anti-mold chemical. Incidentally, these products also tend to keep termites away. Mold Resistant Insulation — has been treated with a fungicide that.. read more →

MoldOff Helps Asthma Sufferers

Asthma is a serious lung disease that can affect young and old alike. During an asthma attack, the airways narrow making breathing difficult. Symptoms of an asthma attack include wheezing, shortness of breath and coughing. About 17 million Americans suffer from asthma and is the leading cause of long-term illness in children. Asthma may be.. read more →

Top 10 Things to Know About Mold

Molds produce tiny spores to reproduce. The spores waft through the indoor and outdoor air continually. When mold spores land on a damp spot indoors, they may begin to grow and digest whatever they are growing on in order to survive. There are molds that can grow on wood, paper, carpet, and foods. When excessive.. read more →

14 Mar 2012

Preventing Mold in High Traffic Areas

The Winter months bring rain and snow, high humidity and dampness. With more people hurrying inside to get out of the cold, high traffic areas like restrooms, hallways and entryways are more likely to develop a mold problem. Mold spores enter these areas on the clothing and shoes as people use the facility. Since restrooms,.. read more →

Top 10 Signs of a Mold Problem

Many parts of the world have high humidity year around. If you live in one of these areas, you should be on the lookout for mold at all times. And of course, outdoor humidity almost everywhere creates a perfect environment for mold growth. Here are 10 signs to be watching for in order to prevent.. read more →

Mold Removal on Concrete, Brick and Driveways

Outdoor areas like concrete patios, brick patios and walls and asphalt or concrete driveways are magnets for mold. Mold spores are constantly being deposited on these areas and the nature of the material provides plenty of nooks and crannies where mold can take hold, root and then begin to spread. Shady spots that remain damp.. read more →