Silverfish In Your Crawlspace? How To Get Rid Of These Pests

21 September 2018
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They're long, gray, creepy, and crawly. Silverfish are not an insect you want to find in your home, and not just because of their unappealing looks. The bugs are not poisonous, but proteins on their exoskeleton can cause allergy symptoms like itching and sneezing. They also invade and contaminate your food supply. If these bugs have been hanging out in and around your crawlspace, then it's time to take action—but how? Read More 

Mold Removal Questions That Homeowners Commonly Ask

27 May 2018
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There are a variety of problems that a home may be unfortunate enough to encounter over the years. Mold is one of the more serious issues that a home can experience, but many property owners are simply poorly informed when it concerns this particular threat to their property. What Types Of Problems Can Mold Cause For Your Home?  Mold can create potentially unsightly and unsafe structural problems for the home. Depending on where the mold colony is growing, it could leave behind permanent stains. Read More 

How to Handle Moldy Attic Insulation

15 December 2016
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If you open up your attic and find mold growing in your insulation, it's normal to feel a little panicked. After all, mold can cause health problems like nausea and asthma, and you've probably heard horror stories about homes being completely taken over by the stuff. The good news is that moldy attic insulation is actually quite common. Most of the time, as long as you deal with it promptly, you don't have anything to be concerned about long-term. Read More 

Renovating An Old Home: 3 Inspections You Should Perform Before Work Begins

14 June 2016
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Whenever you renovate an older home, you don't know what's lurking behind the walls. What you think is going to be an easy job can turn out to be anything but if you encounter hidden dangers, such as mold, asbestos, and termite damage. These hidden issues can lengthen your timeframe and increase your budget exponentially. Fortunately, you don't have to go into a renovation blind. By performing several vital inspections before you open up the walls, you can find problems and work the solution into your budget and renovation plans. Read More 

Water-Damaged Carpet: Best To Replace Or Can It Be Dried?

11 November 2015
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If you've ever had a pipe burst, a washing machine or dishwasher leak or a toilet back up, you know that even a little water can do a lot of damage. Especially when water is left standing for even a short period of time on a carpeted area, you may believe that you'll never get the floor dried out or back to normal again. It's true that carpet is a tough surface to dry out. Read More