There are no conclusive studies that show mold has a direct impact on human pregnancy, but we do know is that there is a population of people who are sensitive to mold and will get sick if exposed to it.
Mosquitoes are lurking under leaves, mulch, eaves, and other damp, shady places, just waiting for you to disturb their habitat so they can come out for a meal. So logically, going inside your home seems to be the best remedy if you don’t have to be outside. Then there is also the added bonus of avoiding the summer heat if you stay inside. Sounds like the perfect solution, right?
Do you ever feel physically better when you leave your home? Did you know your indoor air quality might be worse than the polluted, smog filled air outside? There is a direct correlation between these two thoughts. Poor air quality in your home puts your family at risk for asthma, illnesses, and other health related […]
Types of Mold Testing Done in the Atlanta Area There are many types of mold testing that can be performed in a home—but how do you know which one to use? Do they all produce the same results? Fitting the test to your needs is important for producing the information that you require—and the complexity […]
Can I Do My Own Mold Cleaning? Many customers ask me about mold cleaning in their home. Is it safe? How do I go about mold removal? Should I get a professional for mold remediation? These are all great questions and it pays to know where to draw the line between DIY and professional help. […]
An Action Plan for People with Asthma Every year, two million people arrive in an emergency room for asthma treatment in the U.S. alone, and yet every case is unique. Allergens, toxins, and mold have different effects on every patient, but the days of relying solely on symptomatic treatment are over. Preventative care is preferable, […]
Spray Foam Adds Energy Efficiency, Helps Clean Air Wednesday September 24, 2008 – Want to save on your energy bills while improving the quality of your indoor air? Consider the multiple benefits of spray foam insulation. Choose from closed-cell or open-cell, depending on the specific application. At HealthyAir, we recommend our customers apply the closed-cell […]
Spring Cleaning Makes Mold Spores and Dander Airborne: When Cleaning Makes You Sick By: Beth Jarrett Now that it’s warm outside it is time to put up the winter clothes and pull out the mop and broom. Spring is here and that means spring cleaning, As good as the final results might be, there are […]
Mold remediation can be a very expensive and time-consuming process for homeowners. The combination of...
As a professional certified mold remediator, I have been remediating buildings and performing mold inspections for seven years. I live in a neighborhood about eight years old. One Saturday, a neighbor was out walking her dog while I was working in the yard and stopped to chit chat a few minutes. She was familiar with the work I do and began to tell me she believed her home was making her sick – something I often hear in my line of work.Read More View All