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 […]
February 21, 2017

Considering Improving Your Home’s IAQ by Using UV Lights? Here’s What You Need to Know

Although they require professional installation and incur maintenance costs over time, UV lights could be the most effective and convenient way to improve your indoor air quality (IAQ). These lights are silent, have no moving parts and create no odors. What They Do Selecting a UV lighting system for air purification and better IAQ reduces the number of harmful viruses, bacteria, mold spores, allergens and volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in the air. They work by altering the DNA of organic […]
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 […]
August 11, 2015

Tips for Improving IAQ Throughout Your Peachtree City Home

If the air quality in your Peachtree City home is poor, it can aggravate the symptoms of allergies, asthma, colds and other respiratory problems, or even cause life-threatening illnesses due to high levels of airborne toxins. By improving indoor air quality throughout your home, you can protect your family’s health and make your home more comfortable. Bedrooms Choose bedding that’s hypoallergenic, including mattress and box spring covers. Wash sheets, pillow covers and blankets weekly in water that’s 130 degrees or […]