Five Carpet Killers In Minocqua
Your carpet goes through a lot of abuse. Just think of all the dirt, stains, and spills over the years. Even if there haven’t been many stains and spills on your carpet, the fact that it is constantly walked on, having its fibers compressed, causes a fair amount of wear. Beyond this regular abuse, there […]
Spring in Stevens Point — Water Damage Dangers
Now that it’s beginning to warm up in Wisconsin, the rains increase with the temperature. Even if you didn’t have a problem with frozen pipes in the winter, you still can experience water damage from the spring rains. Spring Water Damage Prevention Tips Here are a few tips to keep you safe from Spring water damage. Maintain Gutters […]
Flooding Clean-Up Tips
Floodwater in Wausau may carry silt, raw sewage, oil or chemical wastes that can cause a range of bacterial, viral and/or parasitic diseases. Cleaning and disinfecting surfaces in your home after a flood is a major undertaking to prevent further damage to the property and help prevent illness. You want to make sure that your time is well […]
Is Your Mold Remediation Company Reputable?
Mold is a very stressful crisis that causes anyone, no matter how level minded and cool-headed, to start mentally spinning in an attempt to make sense of the situation. How did this happen? Could it have been prevented? What options are available to you in terms of repairing and removing any mold damage that has already occurred? […]
When Mold Infiltrates Your Air Ducts
Ventilation systems can harbor germs and lead to poor indoor air quality. Your air duct system could be circulating dust, pollen, unpleasant odors, debris, and other contaminants. The National Air Duct Cleaners Association recommends getting your air ducts cleaned every three to five years. Is it time for you? Air Duct Contaminants Visual clues, like signs of mold and […]
What To Do In A Water Damage Situation
It’s something no Stevens Point homeowner wants to discover, but its something that too many eventually come across. The dishwasher is leaking. The sealing on the skylights has weakened and water is dripping down your walls. Excess rain is causing flooding. The result? Water damage. Under the sudden pressure of such a catastrophe, it’s important to act […]
Parental Safety When Mold Is An Issue
As your parent’s age, it is important to keep them safe at home. Every time you visit them, you might repair loose carpets on the stairs, uneven walkways, and poor lighting. However, the most dangerous room in the house is the bathroom. The combination of excess moisture presents two serious dangers. Nearly 80 percent of […]
5 Suggestions For Preventing Carpet Mold Growth After A Flood
A flood in your home is bad enough. The last thing you want is for the negative effects of the flood to snowball into a serious mold problem as well. One of the most difficult types of mold damage to deal with is when mold gets into your carpet. When this happens, it is very difficult to […]
Is Your Carpet Making You Sick?
It’s one of the most luxurious surfaces in your home. It’s warm in winter, soft under your feet and creates a quiet oasis from the outside world. And your carpet is much dirtier than you think. On average, carpets can accumulate up to 40 pounds of dirt in a year. Home carpets provide a place […]
A Flood Is Coming… What Should You Do?
Of all the measures you as a homeowner can take to prevent water damage, there are some situations that, even with the most diligent preparation, your home will still be damaged. The most common situation where this may occur is during a flood. Some floods known as flash floods come suddenly, unexpectedly without adequate warning […]