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  • Floor Joist Mold In South Jersey Properties

    22 July 2022Mold Remediation, Prevention

    Floor Joist Mold In Your South Jersey Basement Or Crawl Space?  Basements and crawl spaces are notorious for being damp and musty environments. This has an impact not only on…

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  • Dealing With Moldy Furniture In A South Jersey Property

    Found moldy furniture in your South Jersey home? Not quite sure how things got so moldy? Let’s take a closer look at mold in general — what causes it, how…

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  • Summer Dehumidification – Humidity Control & Mold Prevention During South Jersey Summers

    2 June 2022Maintenance Tips, Prevention

    June marks the start of summer in South Jersey. This is the perfect time to assess your home for any moisture control opportunities in preparation for the summer humidity to…

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  • Could An Ants be a Sign of Mold Growth & Water Damage in Your South Jersey Home?

    Do Ants Attract Mold? Ants’ Role in Property Damage and Water Intrusion No one wants water damage in their home, including pests. Most species of ants tend to create shallow…

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  • How Indoor Humidity is Hurting My South Jersey Home

    The ideal indoor relative humidity level for homes in New Jersey is between 30% -50%. Higher humidity levels encourage mold growth and can cause property damage. How Can Humidity Damage My…

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  • Roof Leaks & Mold Growth – How Does Roof Damage Contribute To Mold Growth?

    11 April 2022Maintenance Tips, Prevention

    Owning a home is a labor of love. Whether it is a minor repair here, some chipped paint there or a more serious maintenance project, it all has be done……

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  • The Most Common Crawl Space Issues That Cause Mold Growth & Water Damage in South Jersey Buildings

    With the local high water table and close proximity to the Jersey Shore, South Jersey crawl spaces are especially vulnerable to water damage and mold. Some of the most common…

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  • Foundation Problems Lead to Moisture Buildup and Indoor Mold Growth

    4 November 2021Maintenance Tips, Prevention

    Homeownership is fun and exciting, but it also means a great deal of responsibility– one of those responsibilities being home maintenance. As all New Jersey homeowners know, home maintenance can be…

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  • Dysfunctional Attics That Cause Mold Growth in South Jersey Buildings

    Attic mold is a common issue for South Jersey property owners. Dysfunctional attics can be the ideal conditions for fungal growth. A functional attic in South Jersey means no roof…

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  • Basement Efflorescence: The White Powdery Stuff on Foundation Walls Explained

    15 September 2021Prevention

    Basement efflorescence is often mistaken as mold growth by New Jersey home and business owners. Both efflorescence and mold occurs in damp environments and present similar growth characteristics. While efflorescence is…

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  • Avoid Basement Floor Joists Mold In South Jersey

    22 June 2021Prevention

    Mold Protection for Basement Floor Joists Basements are notorious for their damp, musty atmospheres, as we all know. This has an impact not just on the space’s environment, but also…

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  • Ants In Your Home Could Be A Sign Of Water Intrusion

    Could Ants In Your Home Be A Sign Of Water Intrusion & Mold? As homeowners, we sometimes have to deal with pests such as ants entering our homes. We often…

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  • Storm Damage From Springtime Rainfall

    22 April 2021Maintenance Tips, Prevention

    Spring Rainfall Can Lead To Home Storm Damage We’ve all heard the old saying – “April showers bring May flowers.” Having experienced quite a few springtime storms here in South…

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  • Prevent Attic Mold In Your South Jersey Home

    7 April 2021Mold Remediation, Prevention

    Prevent Attic Mold In South Jersey  For most of us South Jersey homeowners, we tend to think of our attics as that dusty, dark place we use for storage and…

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  • Indoor Mold Prevention During Spring

    2 March 2021Prevention

    Spring is just around the corner for us here in South Jersey. That means warmer weather, daylight savings, and plenty of time outdoors. Many South Jerseyans participate in spring cleaning,…

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  • Navigating Bathroom Mold Prevention In South Jersey

    16 February 2021Prevention

    Dealing With Bathroom Mold Prevention There are certain areas of the home that are more susceptible to excess moisture damage and mold growth than others. Bathrooms are one of those…

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  • How To Spot Mold In Your South Jersey Home

    26 January 2021Prevention

    We get a lot of questions from property owners in South Jersey about how to spot mold. Many people who are concerned about mold may not even know where to…

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  • Prevent Mold On Basement Or Crawl Space Floor Joists

    Protect Your Basement or Crawl Space Floor Joists From Mold  We all know that basements and crawl spaces can be known for their dank, musty environments. This not only affects…

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  • Debunking Myths About Mold

    4 January 2021Prevention

    Myths About Mold Are Everywhere  Much like many other things on the internet, it is easy to come across a large amount of mold misinformation online. It doesn’t take much…

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  • Preventing A Damaged Roof This Winter

    21 December 2020Prevention, Safety Tips

    Winter Can Bring Unexpected Roof Damage Here in South Jersey, winter often comes with unpredictable weather patterns. One day it’s 55º and sunny, the next there could be a snow…

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