How Fast Does Mold Grow After A Flash Flood?
In the wake of a flood, the looming concern for homeowners is the rapid onset of mold growth. At Aspen Environmental, LLC, we understand the urgency of addressing this issue promptly and comprehensively. In this detailed guide, we delve into the crucial topic of how long it takes for mold to grow in a flooded […]
Got Mold? Does Your Insurance Cover it?
When it comes to safeguarding your most valuable asset – your home – having comprehensive homeowners insurance is essential. Homeowners insurance provides a safety net against a wide range of perils, from natural disasters to theft. One area that often raises questions is mold damage. Does homeowners insurance cover mold? In this comprehensive guide, we […]
Mold has a reputation for often times affecting families, homes and health without even being noticed by the family. The symptoms are sometimes ignored or mistaken for other problems, especially since it often grows behind the wall/wallpaper, in the attic, in crawl spaces, and many other locations where families may not occupy. However, there are […]
Prevent Mold Growth in the Winter
The wet season in the winter months is one of the best times of year for molds to grow and expand. Often mold is contained near sources of water where it can easily grow and reproduce. As it grows, mold can breakdown and compromise the integrity and strength of the source in which it lives. […]
Common Types of Mold
Whether allergenic, pathogenic or toxigenic, you should hire a professional to take care of the mold inside your home. However, you first must know which types there are and how you might recognize them. 1. Acremonium Acremonium is a toxic carcinogen type of mold you will usually find in areas where there’s lots of condensation. […]
The Science Behind Mold: How It Begins, Grows, and is Eliminated
Mold can be a nasty problem to have in your home. Understanding the science behind mold can help to demonstrate how it gets a foothold in your home and what’s necessary to remove it. Mold can sometimes seem like a small, smelly inconvenience, but it can be a big problem in your home. Taking steps […]
How to Prevent Moldy Appliances
Everyone loves a brand new, bright, shiny, and clean appliance. Filling a brand-new refrigerator or taking clothes out of a spotless dryer can become surprisingly satisfying chores when your appliances are new. But everyone knows that in due time, these same chores aren’t as fun when you find mold growing inside a washing machine or […]
Thinking Bleach for Household Mold Removal? Think Again.
Bleach might be your go-to when it comes to cleaning just about any surface in your home. It works wonders against germs, it’s strong and effective and, I don’t know about you, but I associate the smell of bleach with a clean home and that is something I love. Many people believe that bleach is […]
Tips for Preventing and Addressing Water Damage
Water damage is something that every homeowner tries to avoid. As many people know, water damage can be worse than fire or wind damage in some cases. This is mainly because moisture can structurally destroy a home and create mold and bacteria that can be terrible for your health. In addition, water damage isn’t always […]
Fire Damage Restoration: The Process
If your home or business experienced a fire, you need to act quickly and contact a fire damage restoration company. While the fire department may have said it’s safe to enter your property, your fire experience is far from over. The U.S. Fire Administration offers a guide for personal safety and to explain the next […]