Mold Removal

Does Mold Grow in Freezing Conditions?

Does Mold Grow in Freezing Conditions?

You might find it surprising that despite the cold weather that winter brings to Maine, it doesn’t mean mold growth stops. Mold will always flourish in a warm, moist environment with organic materials, and the inside of a home can offer that year-round! Freezing and dry weather will unfortunately not stop it from happening. Reducing… Read more »

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Deep Cleaning for Mold Prevention

Deep Cleaning for Mold Prevention

There is much talk about handling mold once you have it, but how can you prevent it? While we all know a good spring cleaning helps eliminate old dust and grime from the last couple of seasons, there may be a few things you could consider doing to avoid mold growth. Mold Prevention with Moisture… Read more »

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Four Areas Prone to Mold Damage After Flooding

Four Areas Prone to Mold Damage After Flooding

This blog will explain how water damage to a property can be a tricky situation. Water is difficult to contain, and it can get into the most unexpected places and may be difficult to spot. Some common areas for mold after a flood are inside walls, air vents, under flooring, and under cabinets.  Where might… Read more »

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Can Mold be a Problem During Summer Months?

Can Mold be a Problem During Summer Months?

Many people have asked us questions like, how does a change in temperature, humidity, etc, affect mold growth? or is mold worse in the summer, or in the winter? During the hot summer months of New England, the risk of mold growth certainly may be higher. Several factors play a part in this, including warmer… Read more »

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How to Prevent Mold Build-Up on Windowsills

How to Prevent Mold Build-Up on Windowsills

Have you ever noticed mold growth on your windowsills and wondered why it is growing there? If you answered yes, then you are not alone. Mold growth on windowsills is not uncommon and can lead to staining, rot, and mold-related health issues if the underlying problems are not corrected. The leading causes for mold growth… Read more »

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Proper Mold Remediation in Hospitals and Healthcare Facilities

Proper Mold Remediation in Hospitals and Healthcare Facilities

Mold in hospitals and healthcare facilities is a profoundly serious issue that happens more often than it should. Per the CDC, “those with weakened immune systems can develop infections after breathing in mold or having other contacts with mold.” Healthcare facilities are sensitive environments. When we seek treatment, we expect these facilities to protect us by… Read more »

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What is Water Damage Restoration Service?

What is Water Damage Restoration Service?

What is water damage?  Water damage happens when you have a sudden escape of water into your home or business. These events can be a result of any of the following scenarios like a burst or leaking pipe, equipment malfunction, groundwater intrusion, weather events, flooding, etc. Water Damage Restoration: Is when you respond to water… Read more »

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Home Water Damage Clean Up: Your Questions Answered

Home Water Damage Clean Up: Your Questions Answered

What do you do if your house has water damage? The first thing you want to do is to stop the water from flowing. Before you should attempt to enter the affected areas, you will want to determine if it is safe to enter by recognizing and understanding the following safety hazards: Electrocution – Electrical… Read more »

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