June 6, 2022
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Important Steps to Help You Prevent Mold after Water Damage

After a severe leak or flood, your indoor areas may understandably be left damaged and full of unwanted dirty water. Besides the hassle of having to clean everything up, you are also faced with the responsibility of preventing the mold […]
February 27, 2022
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Understanding How Mold Spreads in a House

Mold is a type of fungus that grows from microscopic spores that can be found everywhere. While mold spores are inactive, they start propagating when the humidity is over 70%. That means when the temperature is above 65 degrees, there’s […]
January 30, 2022
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7 Places in Your House Which May Contain Mold

One of the most common living organisms in the world may have taken up residence in your home, and you may not even know it. Mold—the common name for thousands of different types of fungi—can grow wherever moisture and organic […]
January 23, 2022
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Preventing Attic Mold: A Handy Guide

You may think that you don’t have to worry about mold in Utah, with its dry climate. But although we’re free of the issue of mold in most places, there are still places in the state where problems can arise. […]
January 2, 2022
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7 Common Causes of Mold in Homes

Mold may grow almost everywhere, although it is most typically seen in bathrooms, kitchens, basements, cabinets, and near pipes or ducting. It simply requires a few components to develop and spread throughout your home, the most important of which is […]
December 19, 2021
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Can Mold Appear During the Winter Season?

If there’s anything we want to avoid when managing a home, it would definitely be mold growth. Many think mold is a seasonal problem, and some might think that mold disappears during cold weather. But the truth is, the temperature […]
November 29, 2021
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Black Mold vs Orange Mold

You might’ve assumed that mold is mold, that all molds are the same. That is not true. There are many different types of molds out there, and while they’re all bad, they’re bad in different ways. However, when it comes […]
November 7, 2021
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How to Eliminate Mold from Your Washing Machines

Just because a washing machine cleans clothes doesn’t mean that it cleans itself. One of the most common household problems is washing machine mold, which resides on the rubber gasket of front-loading machines.  This kind of mold is caused by […]
October 31, 2021
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Preventing Moldy Appliances—A Guide

Mold can appear in virtually every part of our home. As long as the conditions are met, they may spread, even when we least expect it. The thing about mold is that people think they only appear in damp, moist […]
October 11, 2021
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Reducing the Risk of Carpet Mold: A Guide for Homeowners

Mold thrives in the presence of moisture, oxygen, and food sources. Unfortunately, carpeting inside a home has everything that a mold needs to thrive. If you have a carpet in your home, you have to be extra cautious of mold […]
September 27, 2021
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Is Mold Covered by Insurance?

Mold removal is an essential biohazard cleanup process as it eliminates the type of fungus that forms multicellular, thread-like structures. Even if molds are known to cause foodborne illnesses, with symptoms including nausea and diarrhea, it is an uncommon inclusion […]
September 20, 2021
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Everything You Should Know About Dried Out Mold

It’s been a longstanding debate whether dried mold is considered a dangerous substance. Many people would argue for either side, and today, we’ll get to the bottom of it all.  To begin, while dried-out mold spores do not multiply in […]
August 30, 2021
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Why It May Be Dangerous to DIY Mold Removal

Moisture from a leaky roof, damaged windows, or even wet firewood can promote mold growth. Besides being unsightly, molds can cause allergies, infections, and breathing problems. Some signs of a mold problem include a strong, musty smell, recurring colds, and […]
August 16, 2021
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Mold Removal Protocol You Should Implement in Your Home

We all know how important it is to keep mold away from your home. However, these tiny spores are sometimes not visible, making them extremely difficult to eradicate for the untrained. Sometimes, they’re microscopic, floating along in the air and […]
August 2, 2021
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The Homeowner’s Guide to Summertime Mold

Summer is the most awaited time of the year. It is a time for families to spend time together on the beach, in the pool, or just having a picnic in the park. However, along with all these fun activities […]
June 28, 2021
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What to Know About Mold Allergies vs Seasonal Allergies

Do you frequently get seasonal allergies—the sneezing, congestion, scratchy throat, and runny nose? Seasonal allergies only last for a short time, but if you still have symptoms, it may not be seasonal anymore, but likely, a mold allergy.  Seasonal vs. […]
April 26, 2021
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Is Mold Damage Covered by Insurance?

Mold has long been a sore in the backs of homeowners and a troublesome problem in many households. It isn’t considered a life-threatening matter—but severe mold infestations in the home can lead to eye, nose, throat, and lung irritation, as […]
April 19, 2021
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Mold Removal vs. Mold Remediation: What’s the Key Difference?

Maintaining the cleanliness of your property in Utah, whether it’s for your household or your office, is integral because it keeps your health in good condition and your area clean from germs. When you fail to perform the right sanitization […]
March 22, 2021
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25 Tips to Making Your Home Mold-Resistant – Our Guide

If we can only live in a house that is completely mold-free, we would. Many homeowners still continue to believe that a mold-free home is possible, but the truth is, it’s not. What you can do instead is to make […]
March 15, 2021
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What Causes Mold on Windows?

Doing what you can to prevent mold from growing can help you preserve your property’s condition. However, you may not be looking hard enough in places that you may not think are susceptible to mold growth. One of which is […]