If you’ve ever pulled back a baseboard to find those hair-raising black spots, you know how stress-inducing a mold infestation can be for a homeowner. Mold can grow on many surfaces, including walls, tiles, ceilings, and anywhere regularly exposed to moisture.
When you notice any sign of mold, it’s essential to address it immediately, as left untreated, it can spread and cause irreparable damage and contribute to health conditions such as respiratory illness and allergies. If you’re looking down the barrel of a model remediation project, your first decision is whether to go at it yourself or hire a professional.
As a healthy home expert, it is my job to help physicians and clients understand the relationship that our homes play into our overall health and wellness. When we examine homes around the country, we find that homes that have mold problems, animals, clutter & dust, chemicals, pesticides and fertilizers are associated with homeowners that have health complaints. Physicians are now using our services to test homes for contaminants to better Read More
With all the lovely food and drink available to us, staying healthy is sometimes challenging. However, did you know cleaning your home can help burn between 144 – 170 calories per hour. Cleaning your home should not replace exercising and eating healthy, but Read More