When a summer squall, winter storm, or burst pipe causes a water event, homeowners and property managers have three immediate concerns: Remove standing water Fix the source of the leak Prevent mold growth These are all crucial components of cleaning up after a water event, but there’s
Between the constant rain and the sudden desire to clean your house from top to bottom, spring feels like the perfect time to tackle DIY mold remediation. But before you gear up with rubber gloves and a heavy duty scrubber, make sure you’re not making one of these common mold removal mistakes. 4
When it comes to asbestos abatement, lead paint removal, and mold remediation, you may think that certification is all that matters. After all, remediation specialists all master the same processes and comply with the same laws, don’t they? Not so fast. Commercial and residential cleanup
For years, the flexibility and durability of asbestos made it a staple in building materials, flame-retardant fabrics, and even car brakes. But due to the dangers of asbestos exposure, the EPA banned its use in commercial materials in 1978. When asbestos fibers are damaged or deteriorate, they
The New Year has arrived, and with it, an endless list of ways to make 2019 better than every year that comes before. But self-improvement isn’t the only way to achieve health and happiness. When you make your 2019 New Year’s resolutions, don’t forget these New Year’s resolutions for your home. New
From charity events with decked out Christmas trees to extravagant light shows, the holiday season in Atlanta keeps its residents holly and jolly until well past New Year’s. It takes a lot of preparation to make events like Garden Lights, Holiday Nights go off without a hitch, but the Botanical
A contractor with an eye-catching photo gallery may win major points with homeowners, but what matters most in home renovations goes beyond what the eye can see. Renovations usually involve demolition, which causes major ramifications for homeowners who choose the wrong contractor for the job.
Last month, Reuters uncovered a dangerous lapse in lead safety on army bases that left thousands of military families — particularly young children — at risk. Military housing is meant to provide a safe haven for the men and women who risk their lives for this country. However, recent data shows