Is There Mold in Your Subfloor?

Is There Mold in Your Subfloor?

Subfloor is usually plywood or engineered wood, which in itself is not the strongest material. But when layered with floor joists and the concrete pad underneath, this builds an incredibly strong base for your home’s finished floors.  If you have vinyl flooring, you...
What Does Mold Smell Like?

What Does Mold Smell Like?

Mold is much more than an unattractive stain. If your home develops a mold problem, you could be looking at a lifetime of health problems, as well as structural concerns for your home without professional mold remediation or mold removal. Keep a close eye on areas...
What is Pink Mold?

What is Pink Mold?

Mold is a naturally occurring substance, impossible to escape whether indoors or out. It becomes a problem when it develops a colony within your home, exposing your family and pets to extremely high levels of mold and will require mold remediation from a certified...
Mold Remediation vs. Mold Removal

Mold Remediation vs. Mold Removal

Mold is mold, no matter where you find it or how severe the issue is.  It can cause breathing problems, skin irritations, and headaches, not to mention that it’s unattractive and gives the appearance that your home is not clean. A clean home can develop mold just like...
What are the Stages of Mold Growth?

What are the Stages of Mold Growth?

Mold can grow anywhere, given the right conditions. When mold spores are present – and they are basically everywhere – they feed on organic materials and moisture, growing from invisible particles to large colonies within a matter of days sometimes.  It’s...
Why Ceiling Leaks Can Lead to Mold

Why Ceiling Leaks Can Lead to Mold

Your home’s protection begins with the roof. A strong, solid roof protects the rest of your home’s structure, as well as everything within it. A roof leak is the most common cause of a ceiling leak. Damage to your roof can be detrimental for the rest of your home. ...
How to Remove Mold from Wood?

How to Remove Mold from Wood?

Mold can destroy the appearance of natural wood grain, both inside and outside your home, but that’s the least of your worries. Mold is highly allergenic and can cause serious respiratory and skin reactions in people and animals, and it can weaken organic materials...
Why Does Humidity Cause Mold?

Why Does Humidity Cause Mold?

Humid conditions almost always result in mold. But why? Keep reading, and Pure Air Solutions will explain why humidity and mold go hand in hand. If mold is a battle you have already fought in your home — or if it’s one you want to avoid — you need to pay...
5 Myths About Mold

5 Myths About Mold

If you find mold in your home, it doesn’t have to turn into a disaster, but there are a few reasons that it often does. Here are a few of the reasons mold in your home becomes a major problem: Homeowners aren’t educated about it They don’t act fast when they spotted...
The Dangers of DIY Mold Remediation

The Dangers of DIY Mold Remediation

Mold grows anywhere there is a sufficient food and water source, and our homes provide everything it could ever need, but especially if there has been a water-related incident. After a home flooding, plumbing problem or roof leak, one of your top priorities – after...
Call Now Button