1. Mold, or Mildew? Which One is it and How to Deal with it!

    In your Denver home you can see something bizarre and unsightly on the surface of your home and instantly your mind starts questioning what could be it is and how to get rid of it. Is it mildew?  Could it be mold?  Is it dangerous to your family?  Is it going to cost a lot of money? If is mold, what is it anyway?   How does mold differ from mildew? Can I get rid of mold and mildew myself or d…Read More

  2. Mold In Basements

    Basements Are High Risk For Mold Growth You’ll know it when you smell it (think damp, musty, like rotting leaves) or when you see it (white, black, brown, or even gray, yellow or green splotches all over the place). When mold rears its ugly, smelly head in your Denver basement, it’s only a matter of time before it spreads and claims the rest of your home for its own. Don’t let it. Get rid of…Read More

  3. Checking Your House for Mold

    There can be quite a bit of conflicting advice when it comes to mold testing in Denver for your home; specifically, whether it’s a DIY-type job or one that calls for the experts. Yet as with most things, it’s not a black and white answer, with different circumstances requiring different approaches. Before it can be elucidated further, however, you should know the signs that may lead you to che…Read More

  4. The Most Dangerous Types Of Mold

    Have you ever suspected or discovered mold in your workplace or home while living in Denver?  The most common question that arises is “is it dangerous?”  Am I going to need a mold test in Denver? Not all mold is toxic while other are majority toxic.  At the same time, no mold in the home or workplace is good, there are types that fall into a “most dangerous,” category,” and that requi…Read More

  5. Keep My Attic From Developing A Mold Problem

    How Do I Keep My Attic from Developing a Mold Problem? Have you found mold in your attic? Most likely, the problem can be due to a leaky roof, condensation, poor ventilation, or leaky ductwork. Specifically, the attic is one of the uttermost common places for mold to cultivate, but it is also one of the most likely places for the mold growth go unnoticed. If you suspect mold in your attic, contact…Read More

  6. Do You Really Need A Mold Inspection or Testing?

    You need three things for mold to grow: Moisture Relative Humidity Above 60% A food source such as drywall or wood One other thing which fits this category would be time. Some mold can generally start growing within 24-48 hours, however, there are certain types of mold spores that can take much longer to grow. Those are usually the more dangerous types of mold aka “black mold”. Once you have t…Read More

  7. The Effects Of Mold And Having A Professional Service Remove It

      What is “WDB”? It stands for water damaged building. What is so alarming is that it’s estimated that half of the buildings in the United States may be WDB. In the United States construction techniques wind up being a buffet and feast for fungal and mold organisms. Fungi and mold develop on wood, drywall and other soft surface and materials. Mold mostly develops in dark and moist envi…Read More

  8. Mold Testing Expectations

    What To Expect From A Mold Testing Service Finding mold in your home can seem an intimidating problem, one that leaves homeowners with many questions. How does that mold affect the air that my family and I breathe in? How serious is this mold problem? How do we get rid of the mold, and will we still be able to live in the house in the meantime? One way to answer these questions is through mold tes…Read More

  9. DIY vs. Professional Denver Mold Testing

    If you think there might be mold in your home, it’s an issue you’ll want to take care of right away. However, if you rent, your landlord might not be willing to put forth the money for mold cleaning unless a mold test is conducted first. Mold tests can also help Denver homeowners to have a better picture of what they’re dealing with. After all, not all molds are toxic and while it’s always…Read More

  10. What Causes Black Mold To Grow

    What Conditions Cause Black Mold to Grow In Colorado? Just like anything else, black mold has a context. It doesn’t spring up out of nowhere, and it doesn’t happen in every home. However, it can happen to any home — under the right conditions? That’s why homeowners have to be vigilant to ensure that black mold doesn’t grow when disaster arises But what conditions cause black mold to grow…Read More