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How to Stop Sick Building Syndrome with Mold Investigating & Testing

Are your employees complaining about frequent sinus infections, abdominal problems, or respiratory problems? It may be time to hire a specialist who can provide mold investigation and testing services for your commercial building in Charlotte. Sick building syndrome is a very real problem for commercial buildings […]

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Suspect Mold In Your Home? Tips On Air Quality Testing

Do you want to clean the air inside of your home? Are you tired of having breathing problems? It's important to filter the air inside your home as the dirt and other pollutants blow out through the HVAC system and through the ducts into your home. […]

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Tips On Preventing House Mold

If you think you may have mold already, it's best to get a home mold test performed to make sure. At the least, you will have peace of mind knowing you don't. If you do have mold growth that needs to be taken care of, you'll […]

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Tips On Charleston Indoor Air Quality Solutions

There are times when solving an indoor air quality problem results in the need for significant repairs such as removing and replacing insulation, drywall, rotting wood, flooring, and other materials. If there are ways to prevent problems like mold, mildew, and rotting, it makes much more sense […]

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The Importance Of Humidity Control For Your Charleston Home

Humidity control is important for many reasons. The air inside your home is effectively trapped there. When you are inside, you're trapped with whatever contaminants are in the air. When the humidity level is too high, mold and mildew can grow. High indoor humidity cause other problems […]

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Mold and Indoor Air Quality

In the 1970s and '80s, it was reported that mold contamination caused poor indoor air quality in 5% of 500 indoor air quality tests performed by NIOSH. Later in 1986 to 1996, that percentage jumped to 35-50%. An air tight home without proper ventilation and air […]

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Some Common Mold Warning Signs to Look Out For in Your Charleston Home

When you discover a problem with mold growth in your home, it can be overwhelming. And there is some cause for alarm: mold can be very dangerous to your family, and it can cause serious damage to your Charleston home. However, there's no reason to despair. […]

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The Dangers of Mold in Your Charleston Home

Your home is one of the most important parts of your life. It's where you spend time with family, friends, and loved ones. So making sure that your home, and specifically your home's indoor air, is totally healthy is a major priority. You need to always make […]

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What is Black Mold?

Stachybotrys Chartarum is the type of mold that is frequently referred to as "black mold". There's a lot of sensational information about black mold out there, and it can be frightening if not confusing. However, any mold in your Charleston home needs to be treated with […]

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