Blogs & Articles
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Home Construction Changes and Mold
Curious about why mold problems in homes seem to be getting worse? This blog post explores how changes in construction materials, building techniques, and home sizes might be to blame. Give it a read to uncover the surprising factors that could be impacting your home's indoor air quality and your health.
Peracetic Acid Vapor
Ever wondered how peracetic acid (PAA) works as a powerful mold-killing agent? Dive into this blog post to discover the fascinating science behind PAA, its history, and how it effectively breaks down mold at a cellular level. You'll also learn about the safety advantages of using PAA compared to other common cleaning agents.
Mold-Free yet still has Mycotoxins
This blog article challenges the notion that mycotoxins can be present in a mold-free home, arguing that traditional mold remediation methods are inadequate and often leave homes with residual mold and mycotoxins. The author calls for a whole-home approach to mold remediation, emphasizing the importance of addressing all mold sources to eliminate mycotoxins and restore a healthy living environment.
Pure Maintenance Patented Equipment VS Backpack or Handheld Sprayers and the Stuff They Use
This blog article discusses the advantages of Pure Maintenance's dry fog system for whole house mold remediation compared to traditional backpack sprayers. The dry fog system offers superior dispersion, vapor state, coverage, and safety while effectively reaching hard-to-access areas and providing a more comprehensive treatment for mold and microorganisms.
Mycotoxins Might Not Be The Problem
The blog article highlights the shortcomings of traditional disaster companies and air quality testing methods in addressing mold issues, arguing that in up to 75% of homes, elevated mold load existed before the disaster. The author emphasizes the importance of understanding that confined area testing does not guarantee a mold-free home, and that a comprehensive mold remediation approach, like Pure Maintenance Service, is necessary for truly addressing mold and mycotoxin issues.
What are Indoor Allergies and What Causes Them?
This blog article discusses common indoor allergens, such as dust, dust mites, mold, and pet dander, and their impact on allergy sufferers who spend the majority of their time indoors. It offers practical tips for reducing allergen presence in homes and emphasizes the importance of maintaining good indoor air quality for overall health.
After a shutdown, it's time to re-open
As buildings closed during the pandemic become vulnerable to heightened "mold load" due to lack of maintenance and proper ventilation, the CDC warns of potential health risks upon reopening. NoMoldWNC's "Pure Maintenance" treatment offers an effective solution to reduce mold load and ensure a healthy environment for reoccupied facilities.
7 Treatment Errors for Mold Illness
This blog article highlights common mistakes made during mold sickness treatment, emphasizing the importance of addressing mold exposure, sticking to a detox schedule, avoiding quick fixes, and supporting mental and gut health. It advises seeking professional help, following a treatment plan, and ensuring a mold-free environment for optimal recovery.
Mycotoxins and Mold
This blog article challenges the notion that mycotoxins can exist in mold-free environments and criticizes traditional mold remediation methods for relying on unreliable air quality tests. The author emphasizes the importance of addressing the entire house's mold burden to eliminate mycotoxins and restore a healthy living environment.
Mold: Frequently Asked Questions
This blog article addresses common questions about mold growth, risks, and remediation, debunking misconceptions about mold-free elevations and discussing the varying effects of mold on individuals. It also highlights Pure Maintenance's non-toxic mold remediation methods, the average time required to treat a home, and the benefits of their treatment in salvaging belongings in a moldy home.
Top 5 Reasons Treatments Fail
Discover why mold and mold load in homes have worsened over the past 40 years, and uncover the key factors contributing to this alarming trend in our indoor air quality. Learn how to protect your home and health by reading this insightful blog article on the rise of mold exposure.
What is Mold, and What Happens When You Inhale It?
This blog article provides a comprehensive guide to understanding mold, its types, and the health risks associated with mold exposure. It also offers advice on how to identify severe mold exposure and emphasizes the importance of professional assistance for mold eradication in your home.
What Are Mycotoxins & How Do You Test for Them?
Discover the impact of mycotoxins on your health and immune system in this comprehensive article. Learn about the sources of mycotoxins, how they affect your body, signs of mycotoxin allergies, and practical tips for detoxification and reducing exposure in your daily life.
DIY Mold Removal
Discover the potential risks of DIY mold removal and learn how to identify a reputable mold remediation company in this insightful article. Uncover the impact of mold on your health, the importance of professional help, and how to choose the right company to ensure a healthier and safer living space.
Mold Removal from Basement & Other Areas
Discover the secrets to tackling mold in various areas of your home, from the basement to the attic, and even in your car. Learn about the causes, consequences, and professional solutions for mold removal, ensuring a healthier living environment for you and your family.
What is Mold; Expert Answers
Curious about the complexities of mold removal and remediation? Dive into this informative article to learn the differences between the two processes, how professionals safely tackle mold issues, and the steps involved in a successful remediation project. Don't miss out on valuable insights to keep your home or business mold-free!
How Much Does Mold Removal Cost?
Discover the factors affecting mold remediation costs and when to hire a professional mold removal company in this insightful blog article. Learn about the telltale signs of mold problems in your home, the importance of addressing moisture issues promptly, and how to maintain a healthy living environment by tackling mold growth effectively.