Category: Mold

Invest in Mold Testing This Christmas | Washington, DC

What’s on your checklist for Christmas this year? Christmas tree, presents, Christmas dinner? You should add mold testing to the list. This is especially important after Christmas. This is because mold has now been linked to Christmas Tree Syndrome. Mold and Christmas Tree Syndrome Studies have shown that 1 in 3 people or about 35%…

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Waldorf, MD | Aquaguard, MD

Get Rid of Mold and Mildew for Good | Waldorf, MD

The principal thing to understand is on the off chance that you have a mold buildup issue simply getting rid of the mold won’t solve your problem.You can use the same number of mold remediation items and call the same number of mold remediation experts as you need, yet except if you settle your dampness…

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Wall Cracks | Falls Church, VA | AquaGuard Waterproofing

Prevent and Treat Stairstep Cracks | Washington, DC

Stair Step Cracks Every crack tells a story, a lot of them are not serious, but if you know what it is you are looking for, you can assess to a certain level of accuracy if the foundation cracks are a cause for panic or not. Of the many types of cracks, stair step cracks…

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Waldorf, MD | AquaGuard Waterproofing

How To Keep Moisture Out of Your Basement | Waldorf, MD

Basement moisture is an issue that many people have to deal with and unless it is a dedicated room, many do not even get to their basements often enough to notice wetness till it is too late. Keeping the basement dry, therefore is something that takes effort on your part. More so if your structure is…

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German Town, MD | StablWall

Common Crawl Space Waterproofing Problems | Germantown, MD

Damp or wet crawl spaces can result in structural problems for your home. They can also result in serious health problems as a result of the growth of mold. It is important to obtain the services of a professional repair contractor to ensure that your DC crawl space is waterproofed. There are several things that…

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EZ Breathe Ventilation | How It Works!

How It Works E·Z Breathe works by air exchange. Simply stated, it exhausts the stale air as well as the contaminants and moisture that come with it. Even though it is installed in one room, E·Z Breathe achieves whole home air exchange, by drawing air throughout the home to replace the stale air being exhausted.   E·Z Breathe…

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Preventing Foundation Seepage – Baltimore, MD

  If you own an older home, chances are you’ve experienced foundation seepage to some extent. Whether a wall or floor crack has begun to show signs of moisture, or you’ve got a steady stream of water coming in whenever it rains, you all know how much of a hassle it can be. In the…

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Basement Waterproofing: Smelly Drain Solutions – Washington, DC

You enter your basement and are hit by a horrible smell. No, this isn’t a musty smell indicating the presence of mold in the basement as would be expected in a wet basement. This is something much worse. Odors in basements are not uncommon. However, it is important to diagnose the source of the smell….

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Dispelling Mold Remediation Myths

Mold Remediation There has been a lot of media coverage on mold and the potential health problems associated with it. More people are becoming aware of the risk of allowing mold infestations to take root in their homes. They are realizing the importance of hiring a professional and licensed mold remediation contractor to deal with…

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