Articles Tagged with ''mold remediation''

Ask Steve: What’s the Best Way to Handle a Difficult Adjuster?

As I tell our SFS members, "The best way to make a cheerleader out of adjusters is to make cheerleaders out of their insureds!"

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New Study Says Mold Raises Asthma Risk up to 48%

A recent study published last August in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology has shined further light on the link that mold exposure has with one specific health effect - asthma.

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Back to Basics: Mold 101 (Part III) – Remediation

When mold does appear, it can not only damage property but cause adverse health effects as well.

 “Mold remediation” is simply a professional term for mold removal. If remediation is necessary, the assessment details what is required to remove it.  

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Back to Basics: Mold 101 (Part II) - Assessing a Mold Problem

Mold assessment and identification presents many challenges and can easily be done improperly by untrained persons

If there is only minor surface mold, usually the home or building owner doesn’t need to call in an expert, but if the mold is widespread, has caused visible damage, and is suspected of causing health problems, it’s best to call in a certified professional.

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Back to Basics: Mold 101 (Part I) – An Introduction

No one knows how many molds or species of fungi exist. Some estimates range from tens of thousands to upwards of 400,000

 What is mold? Molds are fungi that thrives everywhere, both indoors and outdoors. They grow best in warm, damp and humid conditions. 

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Combating Carpet Mold

You already know that molds can produce toxins. And while there is always a little mold everywhere—in the air and on many surfaces—when mold spores drop on places where there is excessive moisture, they can become a health hazard.

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A package solution for air duct mold cleaning

Rotobrush International has developed a package solution for air duct mold cleaning.

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Introducing RMR-86

After two years of in-field testing and adjusting, RMR Solutions, LLC has released RMR-86, a fast-working mold stain remover.

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BotaniClean now available in Canada

BotaniClean, Microban’s nature-inspired antimicrobial, is now available in Canada under the name “BotaniPure.”

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Mold Remediation – Know the Basics First

Mold remediation can be a lucrative add-on business for restoration companies, but the inherent hazards and requirements warrant careful adherence to industry standards for both the process and products used.

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The 2014 Experience Conference and Exhibition

A look in photos at the 2014 Experience Conference and Exhibition, which was held from April 24-26 at the Embassy Suites Convention Center and Spa in Frisco, Texas.

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2014 Nov/Dec

The Nov/Dec ICS features content on how to get better meter readings, a roundtable on truckmount development, neighborhood marketing and more. Also included is the annual Buyer’s Guide and Directory.

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