18 December 2018
Asbestos was a substance commonly used in home construction and insulation decades ago. It is no longer used, but many homes still contain asbestos shingles, flooring, insulation, roof tiles, and more because it hasn't been changed or removed. While intact asbestos doesn't generally present a problem, loose tiles or insulation that is coming apart can pose a hazard to anyone that comes in contact with the substance. If you aren't sure whether you have asbestos in your home or not, professional asbestos testing can be done to see what is going on in your home.
15 November 2016
Buying a new home is certainly exciting, but it's also a change that comes with some challenges. For instance, when you discover that the carpet in your new home has a musty odor, you may be perplexed as to how to get rid of this issue. Musty odors are quite common in carpets in homes that have sat uninhabited for a while. Luckily, this is an issue you can easily address by following these steps.
19 September 2016
If you're like most homeowners , you actually know very little about household mold. Following are three basics about mold that everyone should be aware of: Mold Causes Allergies in Many People Allergic reactions to mold cause serious problems for many people, particularly the young, elderly, or those with compromised immune systems. Itching in the nasal and eye regions as well as coughing and sneezing are commonly experienced by those suffering from mold allergies.
11 April 2016
When the holidays are right around the corner, it's easy to have your mind occupied with gift ideas for those in your family and circle of friends. It's also important, however, to give some thought to those who provide assistance in various ways throughout the year. If you run a small or medium-sized business, you'll often find yourself chatting with the commercial cleaning services that keep your working space clean for you, your staff and your customers.
9 February 2016
Whether you're a homeowner or a business owner, the cleaning company you employ can have a larger impact on your life than you might expect. And employing a green cleaning company can improve your company's public image in a way that's relatively inexpensive and requires no investment up front. But there are several ways a cleaning company can go green. Green energy, efficient cleaning machines, and natural, non-toxic cleaning products are three ways a cleaning company may improve its environmental profile.
4 September 2015
Having mould in your house can be dangerous for many reasons. It could compromise the health of the people in the home as well as compromise the actual foundation and structure of the house. This is why it is important that you know how to detect mould early on and get the problem taken care of before it becomes serious. Here are some signs that you have mould in your house.
8 August 2015
The water heater broke and caused a flood in your home. Your carpeting is soaked and you're afraid it will need to be replaced. The good news is that you might be able to save it. The bad news is that you'll need to act fast. The longer your carpeting stays wet, the more likely it is that you'll need to replace it. Here's what you should do as soon as your carpets are flooded.