Mold

September 3, 2019

How Can You Fight Mold During Mold Awareness Month

September is Mold Awareness Month, but in our damp, warm state, you should be aware of the possibility of mold taking hold in your home any month of the year. Mold is an insidious home invader, wreaking havoc on drywall, textiles, carpet and wood. Further, it can aggravate allergies and other respiratory problems. Fortunately, your HVAC system is designed to help you reduce the dampness that can lead to mold and other problems. How the HVAC Helps Prevent Mold Your […]
July 26, 2016

How to Rid Your House of Bacteria and Mold

Bacteria and mold are two substances commonly found in our homes that can cause health concerns when the conditions are right. Here’s some helpful information on how to rid your Peachtree City home of both. Mold 101 These fungi spores float in the air and settle on most surfaces inside your home. You probably won’t even notice the spores unless the right balance of moisture and warmth allow them to start growing. If a roof or plumbing leak allows water […]
September 8, 2011

Get Ventilation And Energy Savings With Solar Attic Fans

When heat and moisture accumulate inside the attic of your home, the result can be a variety of problems. Warmth and dampness encourage the growth of mold and mildew, which can damage the roof and walls of your attic and destroy insulation. Mold spores can move from your attic down into your home. Heat can also seep down into your home causing your air conditioner to work harder. The solution is increasing the ventilation by increasing airflow and, in the […]
August 23, 2011

Use Testing To Develop an Indoor Air Quality Plan

Indoor air testing is a great service to have performed periodically in order to determine what culprits may be eroding the quality of your indoor air. These results can help you form an indoor air quality plan and determine needed changes to your home to ensure you’re breathing the healthiest and safest air possible. A number of different things are usually looked at during a test, and they include mold spores, humidity levels and presence of chemicals in the air. […]