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Remove Mold from Your Shower - Chemical Free!

Remove Mold from Your Shower - Chemical Free!

by Guest on Feb 14, 2011

Persistent damp, musty conditions are all mold needs to take root, grow and proliferate. Unfortunately, these conditions often exist in the place where you spend the most time, namely your house. Of course, some areas of your home are much more susceptible than others. Continue reading →

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12 Steps for Household Mold Removal

12 Steps for Household Mold Removal

by Guest on Aug 16, 2011

Elevated levels of indoor household mold growth are very unhealthy for both homeowners and renters. Here are 12 steps for safe and effective, do-it-yourself household mold removal in houses, condominiums, and apartments. Continue reading →

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What is Dry Rot? (fungus disease)

What is Dry Rot? (fungus disease)

by Guest on May 12, 2012

Fungus diseases in the wood are also known as dry rot or wet rot. This is caused by the growth of fungus in the wood. Wood-destroying fungi require a food source, oxygen, and favorable temperature in order to thrive. The cycle of promoting more dry rot is fungi increase wood permeability, this permeability allows more moisture to penetrate the wood and leads to more decay fungi, and the cycle continues. Continue reading →

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Symptoms of Toxic Mold and How to Avoid It

Symptoms of Toxic Mold and How to Avoid It

by Guest on May 13, 2012

The health concerns of mold exposure have been growing thanks in part to increased media awareness and more research conducted in this field. It is important to know that mold and mold spores are everywhere, but it is when the conditions are right that they grow, leading to health issues. Continue reading →

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What Dust Is Made of and How it Affects Your Health

What Dust Is Made of and How it Affects Your Health

by Guest on May 14, 2012

Many of these particles are carried in the air we breathe. The larger particles settle out on walls and furniture in our living environment. The nose and mouth remove some large particles but the smaller particles are breathed deep into the lungs. These smaller particles can be dangerous to your health. Continue reading →

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The Importance of Keeping Your Home Clean and Tidy

The Importance of Keeping Your Home Clean and Tidy

by Guest on Oct 5, 2012

Everyone understands the importance and benefits of keeping a home clean and orderly. Having a clean home is very important for your health as well as to maintain order and a sense of balance in your surroundings. Understandably, it can take a lot of effort and time to keep a house clean, and the task can be quite overwhelming. Continue reading →

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Tips on How to Maintain Your Home

Tips on How to Maintain Your Home

by Guest on Jan 29, 2013

A well maintained and attractive house is what everyone dreams about their house.  Only a few can make this dream come true, while others think about that it as the sour grapes. The truth is that anyone can make their house beautiful. All that you need is patience or a service mind. Continue reading →

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Mold in the Home: Identification and Removal

Mold in the Home: Identification and Removal

by Guest on Feb 26, 2013

Mold is an all-too-common problem for many homeowners. In fact, it is often a serious problem because there are certain types of household molds that produce mycotoxins, which can pose a health risk. Those who live in households rife with mold often experience increased symptoms of allergies as well as worsening of some pre-existing lung conditions. Continue reading →

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Save Money on Cleaning Products

Save Money on Cleaning Products

by Guest on Mar 18, 2013

A healthy home is a clean home. However, to achieve a truly clean home, you don't have to spend a great deal of money on expensive household cleaners. In fact, you can make several effective cleaning products from items you probably already have in your home including bleach, vinegar, washing soda, essential oils, baking soda and many others. Continue reading →

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Some Driveway Coatings Contain Carcinogens

Some Driveway Coatings Contain Carcinogens

by Guest on Apr 15, 2013

Household maintenance is almost always a chore. It’s a surprise that anyone ever really gets around to it. But for those that do, some of it, especially that concerning driveway maintenance, might be doing more harm than good. Continue reading →

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