You have searched and searched countless hours with your star realtor and have found the PERFECT house. You made it all the way to the home inspection and are feeling optimistic about being able to call this property home; then the home inspector says “There is mold in the attic.” What do you do next?
Have уоu tаkеn a lооk lаtеlу at places within уоur hоmе thаt may bе hаrbоring dаngеrоuѕ mоld? Fоr еxаmрlе, whеn wаѕ thе last timе уоu сhесkеd undеr your sinks, аrоund toilets оr tubѕ, оn сеilingѕ whеrе wаtеr mау hаvе еntеrеd your hоmе, in bаѕеmеntѕ, or in сrаwl spaces оr аttiсѕ?
Chicago has been listed again as one of the top cities for bedbugs! So, if you have them, you’re not alone.
Finding visual evidence of mold in your home is a problem, and it should be taken seriously, no matter what surface it appears on. If you spot mold in your home, use these steps as a guideline for your approach.
"VOC" is the acronym for volatile organic compounds and it’s rapidly becoming an important topic with homeowners, and for good reason. Continue reading to find out how to avoid having health-risking VOCs in your sanctuary.
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Many people are allergic to mold spores and every house has them. Mold is a form of fungus that thrives in warm, damp environments and with more than 100,000 species in the world, it is no wonder molds can be found everywhere. It spreads by releasing tiny, lightweight spores that travel through the air.
Learning how to protect yourself from bedbugs when traveling is key. When staying at a hotel, motel, hostel, resort, or bed and breakfast, it’s a good idea to fully inspect your room for bedbugs as soon as you arrive. Continue reading to get the entire bedbug protocol to prepare for your next trip!