Service providers and property managers flocked to the Feb 25th Wash Out from El Niño event featuring Barry Garson, vice president of J&M Keystone, at the Amenities Center of Eastgate. The roundtable discussion, part of the Institute of Real Estate Management’s Competitive Edge series, was actually sold out.
In early February, all schools in the Klamath Trinity Joint Unified School District (Hoopa, CA) were closed because of exposure to mold. Inspectors in Detroit found widespread code violations related to mold in 11 public schools in January. Two women in Baltimore are running a “Mold in Howard County Schools” campaign to urge their Board of Education to make sure the schools are properly cleaned.
Linoleum’s durability, ease of installation and resistance to damage-causing factors like moisture make it a very attractive option for homeowners. Because it’s made of highly renewable resources, linoleum is also among the more environmentally friendly flooring materials around.
The San Diego dining scene is growing tremendously as more and more independently owned restaurants are popping up all around our city. A restaurant’s cleanliness plays a very important role in whether the establishment is a flash in the pan or will be here for the long haul. With the amount of foot traffic endured, a restaurant’s carpeting needs to be cleaned regularly and professionally.
You should protect your home from mildew because that’s just the early stage of mold. These fungi grow quickly wherever they find moisture. For nature, mold is essential because it helps in breaking down organic materials, such as leaves, and enriches the soil. However, the same process happening inside our home can cause serious health issues.
Your home’s exterior takes a beating throughout the year. From constant exposure to the elements, the outside of your home can go from looking like a million bucks to showing signs of dirt, grime and mold very quickly.
Water damage can cost you thousands of dollars, which is why it’s essential you protect your home and choose proper insurance coverage. There are two types of water damage: rain and flood. Both types of damage are covered under separate insurance policies, so make sure you are being covered for both. To save yourself time and money, it’s best to properly maintain your home to prevent water damage. Here are a few things you can do inside and outside your home to protect against rain and flood.
Your number one priority should be to keep your family and your home safe from accidents or natural disasters. There are some situations that cannot be controlled but you can take preventative measures for safety. Fire is a constant danger and it causes damage worth billions of dollars every year. Unlike natural disasters, fire damage can be prevented by taking a few precautions. So, keep reading to find out how you can fireproof your home.
The words Stachybotrys chartarum might sound like something out of a horror movie, but this is simply the Latin or scientific name for black mold, one of the most common types of dangerous molds that occur in homes after flooding. Unlike some common molds, Stachybotrys chartarum or black mold has been linked to significant health problems in sensitive people.
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