Does Mold Exposure Cause Permanent Health Damage?

Does Mold Exposure Cause Permanent Health Damage?

As we venture out into the world each day, we are surrounded by potential germs and allergens. For the most part, these things are harmless. Our body already knows how to fight off any negative side effects that these encounters may cause. Others, like mold exposure,...

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Common Places Where Mold May Be Lurking

Common Places Where Mold May Be Lurking

Mold is not an uncommon problem. Not only is it a nuisance that can leave your home smelling unclean, but it can also be detrimental to your family's health.  As a health risk, any sign of mold should be investigated by professionals. But do you know where...

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5 Most Toxic Molds

5 Most Toxic Molds

There is a common misconception that toxic mold is only one specific strain. However, scientists have identified hundreds of mold species which produce chemicals and toxins that are harmful to the human body. Toxic molds fall into these five major categories:...

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Common Types of Household Mold and What They Mean

Common Types of Household Mold and What They Mean

Newsflash: mold is everywhere! And untreated mold is a very common household problem. All mold is not the same, and some types of household mold can be more harmful than others. Read on to learn more about common types of mold found in homes. Household Mold - Common...

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Is Mold Exposure Causing Your Allergies?

Is Mold Exposure Causing Your Allergies?

Mold is a type of fungus that derives from tiny spores that float in the air. Certainly, mold can be damaging to the home when infestation worsens. However, many people don't realize just how damaging mold can be to one's health. Often, people attribute their...

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5 Simple Ways to Identify Mold

5 Simple Ways to Identify Mold

You probably know that mold in any form can be dangerous for you and your family, but do you know the best ways to identify mold? This unwelcome fungus comes in a variety of colors ranging from light blue or white all the way to deep green or black, so it can be...

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The Difference Between Mold and Mildew

The Difference Between Mold and Mildew

At Bio Pro Mold Inspections and Testing we see a lot of mold and a lot of mildew. We also get a lot of questions about how to spot the difference between the two. Naturally, you don't want either in your house. Both are invasive, irritant fungi that aren't welcome in...

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How to Control Moisture Levels in Your Home

How to Control Moisture Levels in Your Home

If you follow our blog, you know that mold and mildew love damp places like bathrooms and laundry rooms. We've covered the basics of how moisture causes mold, but how can you control moisture levels in your home? Prevention is the best way to combat mold, so here are...

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These Are the Most Common Signs of Mold

These Are the Most Common Signs of Mold

The thought of mold is every homeowner's nightmare, but how can you tell if mold is growing in your home? The first step is to learn the signs of mold, and the best step is to hire a certified mold inspector. Identify the Signs of Mold Mold can be hard to detect, but...

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