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Does chlorine bleach kill mold.

If mold is present in a home., the next question has to be how do we get rid of it. Review of various literature on the internet gives a host of home remedies, probably the most common being the use … Continue reading

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What is Formaldehyde and how does it affect me?

Formaldehyde is a colorless, flammable gas at room temperature. It has a pungent, distinct odour and may cause a burning sensation to the eyes, nose and lungs at high concentrations. It has been in commercial production for over 100 years … Continue reading

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Other sources of Lead contaminants

Lead is an inexpensive substance which may potentially be found in a wide variety of household products. Examples include: Glazed ceramics and glassware: Imported or manufactured glazed ceramics and glassware intended for food use are regulated under the Hazardous Products … Continue reading

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What are the signs of Mold?

Moisture intrusion: Water from a flood, leaky pipe or condensation can provide the ideal conditions for mold growth. Molds can start to grow within 48 hours, so immediate cleanup and drying is essential in reducing further damage. If the moisture … Continue reading

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What is Mold and How does it effect me.

Firstly, lets be honest. Mold is everywhere. Microscopic mold particles float around in the air inside and outside your home. Mold belongs to the Fungi kingdom that consists of more than one million species many with ominous sounding names such … Continue reading

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