How Flooding Can Lead to the Development of Mold

How Flooding Can Lead to the Development of Mold

By David Libowitz http://www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com http://nationaldisasterrecovery.org A flood can be destructive to any piece of property, but it can also have some long-term consequences that can be potentially harmful in themselves. One of the side effects of a house flood, whether it be a natural disaster or related to a fire, is the development of mold. […]

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  • Preventing Mold After a Sump Pump Fail

    Preventing Mold After a Sump Pump Fail

    By David Libowitz nationaldisasterrecovery.org www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com If you live or own a property in an area that is prone for flooding, you’ve likely had a sump pump installed for additional protection. Sump pumps essentially provide an extra sense of security to residential or commercial properties. It is ideally responsible for moving excess waters away from a […]

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  • Bathroom Mold Removal and Remediation

    Bathroom Mold Removal and Remediation

    By David Libowitz servprowestpalmbeachfl.com http://disaster.org Mold can be found in almost any room in the house. However, it is most commonly found in places where moisture gathers, such as in the bathroom. Mold is a fungus that has the potential to be toxic. For this reason, homeowners should act quickly when they see any signs […]

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  • Mold Growth

    Mold Growth

    Author: David Libowitz www.disaster.org www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com   What Makes Mold Grow and What Steps Can Be Taken to Prevent Mold Growth In order for mold to grow and colonize, it needs the proper environmental conditions and for there to be food, moisture and a place for it to grow.  Many types of building materials can be […]

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  • What You Didn’t Know About Water Damage Inspection

    By David Libowitz www.nationaldisasterrecovery.org http://www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com Millions of properties in the world suffer from water damage every year. This could be as a result of broken water pipes, environmental flooding and torrential rains. Water damage has a host of negative effects in the home. Effects of Water Damage in a Home  Dampness, caused by water damage, […]

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  • Types Of Mold That Are Considered “Toxic Mold”

    Types Of Mold That Are Considered “Toxic Mold”

      Author: David Libowitz www.disaster.org http://www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com Toxic molds are molds that are deemed to be potentially deadly to human beings.  There are hundreds of species of toxic mold.  Black mold, referred to as such because it is black in color, is a name commonly used to describe toxic mold.  However, some toxic molds are not […]

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  • Signs of Potentially Toxic Mold

    Author: David Libowitz www.disaster.org www.servprowestpalmbeachfl.com   Do you notice that you when you are home or at the office, you sneeze, have sore eyes and/or a nasal congestion but your symptoms subside when you go out?  If so, it is possible that you have mold growth in your home or place of business. Both visible […]

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