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Mold Testing: When there are water/moisture issues in crawl space or basement, frequently there are microbial issues.  Sometimes “Testing” for microbial activity is a prudent strategy.  There are benefits  to perform mold testing because IF you have a mold problem you can focus your efforts to the correct scale and correct location thus limiting costs.…

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Water intrusion can quickly escalate mold growth.  Without the correct tools and professional approach a water intrusion can turn into a major nightmare.  Residential customers are not typically prepared for a water intrusion emergency.  Even if you are prepared there are times when the problem is so big you just do not have the right…

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Do Mildew Odors Mean I Have Mold? When mildew odors or “musty” type odors are detected, some type of mold or other fungus is typically actively growing within a building.  When mold is in a “growth cycle” many types of molds emit microbial volatile organic compounds (MVOC’s). It is these types of compounds (gases) which…

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I think I have a mold problem in my house What should I do Violet Frog Roswell Alpharetta

There are a number of different aspects that are important to understand about mold, and how mold grows in indoor environments. Understanding the characteristics about mold will help you develop a effective strategy to combat it Mold spores are too small to be seen by the naked eye. Only when mold grows in significant quantities…

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