5 Steps of Fire and Smoke Odor Removal

Odor removal is one of the more subjective parts of restoration and remediation work. What one person smells, another may not. What is offensive-smelling to one person, may smell sweet as roses to someone else (anyone want to talk about the smell of diesel fumes?!)....

Mold: Steps for Renovating/Remodeling

• Assess the seriousness of the problem (eyes, ears, nose). • Screen seriousness of problem (do-it-yourself kits or NORMI™ Certified Mold Inspector third party consultation). • Remediate those specific areas where serious health effects might result. •...

Mold Sinus Problems & Bio-Film in the Body

        Bio-Film in the Body—Symptoms such as an inflamed nasal passage, body aches and a cold that worsens usually suggest a sinus infection caused by bacteria. However, sometimes sinus problems aren’t due to bacterial infections alone but are caused from molds....

Why and Where Mold Grows

Lesson 1 – Introduction to Mold Growth Mold can grow on virtually any organic material as long as moisture and oxygen are present. There are molds that grow on: • Wood • Paper • Carpet • Food • Insulation Because mold eats or digests what it is growing on, it...