Selecting a Mold Removal Company

April 26, 2013 By In Moisture Control Comments Off

As a consumer you have many options when it comes to selecting a service provider for your home.  There are so many companies to choose from where the procedures and costs vary widely from one company to another.  Unfortunately, many consumers feel as though they need to become an expert in order to determine which

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April showers bring May Mold?

April 19, 2013 By In Moisture Control Comments Off

It’s that time of year and while the rain is great for the flowers in the garden it can also highlight potential mold or water intrusion problem in your home.    Now is the time to pay particular attention to excess moisture and musty odours.  We have taken the time to outline some helpful tips so

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Do I need a mold remediation specialist?

April 12, 2013 By In Moisture Control Comments Off

It’s not unheard of to have a plumber or contractor discover mold while working in a home.  And on occasion the problem is small (less than 1 square meter).  Knowledgeable trades’ people who have a good understanding of industry practices can effectively deal with a small mold problem without causing you larger problems in the

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Mold in Attics: who is looking out for your best interests?

April 5, 2013 By In Moisture Control Comments Off

Lately, during inspections we seem to be having a lot of discussions about mold found in the attic and how to best address it. Homeowners are unfortunately not always getting the whole story or more accurately, only getting the information that best serves the pockets of the contractor and not the homeowners’ needs. One client

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Bathroom Fans: How to size a bathroom fan?

April 2, 2013 By In Moisture Control Comments Off

Ventilation is one of the key ingredients to controlling the humidity level in your home and one of the easiest things you can do is simply run your bathroom fan during and after you have a shower.  But the question some consumers have is; what size bathroom fan do I need? If your bathroom is

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