Mold

Know Your Mould ABCs: Staying Safe After Canada’s Spring Floods

Thousands of residents in Quebec, Ontario and New Brunswick fled their homes after days of extreme flooding this spring. As municipalities and citizens struggle to recover, they confront a threat that many Alberta citizens remember from their own floods in 2013: mould. Though mould is the most[...]

The Importance of Rapid Mould Remediation

Soaked furnishings, wet wallboard and sodden carpets form a heartbreaking tableau of very personal disaster after water damages a home. Mustering energy to take action is difficult but it’s important to realize that mould rapidly threatens after water recedes. “Mould flourishes anywhere it finds[...]

Is Mould Testing a Smart Idea for Commercial Property Owners?

Nearly every single test for mould discovers mould spores. Why? Because these fungi are earth’s most important recyclers and wherever they find adequate moisture, they happily – and usually harmlessly – munch leftovers in natural and indoor environments. Unless your property is a specially[...]

The Hazards of Mould Damage and Where to Find Them

Mould is a home and business owner’s worst nightmare. Mould is a type of fungus that grows both inside and out but causes most of its damage when it spreads indoors. Mould spores can be inhaled by humans and the smaller the spores, the farther they can travel down people’s lungs. According to[...]

Mitigating Toxic Mould Infestation – Vital Facts for Every Commercial Building Owner

Commercial building owners have a lot to handle and triaging competing needs is difficult. An issue that always tops the lengthy list of priorities? An outbreak of toxic mould. More than unsightly, mould triggers a host of unpleasant problems. It harms building occupants’ health, rapidly degrades[...]