November 1, 2018

Health Effects and Symptoms of Mold Exposure


Problems of water damage in buildings along with mold growth are on the rise and so are complex health challenges.  Could there be a connection? 

Often times, water damage and related health hazards in buildings ar...

October 5, 2018

Don't let this happen to you....

'Newly-renovated' house turns out to be Mold House

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The FOX 5 I-Team wants to know how a newly-renovated Fayette County home could have massive amounts of mold and termite damage hidden behin...

August 9, 2018

Look out for these construction and moisture management defects to succeed in buying or renting a healthy, mold free home.  

1. Inspect the roof design with an eye towards drainage. Water follows gravity.


Check: Do valleys come together creating an area that wi...

April 13, 2018

In the state of Ilinois, where I live, there is currently a piece of legislation that is sitting on Governor Rauner's desk that, if passed, will cause a MASSIVE increase in the electromagnetic exposure of the citizens of Illinois.  Is this happening in your state as we...

January 31, 2018

Do-It-Yourself  Mold Inspection Guide for How To Start:    

Very toxic mold can be completely concealed.  You may not smell it.  Some people exposed to toxic mold will feel fine.  But the mold is still there and it may be compromising your health or the health...

December 3, 2017

 This  is an actual picture inside my ductwork AFTER a scammer had cleaned!  I called references and thought I was being very thorough.  If it could happen to me, it can happen to anyone.  I figured out the scam while they were 'working' but not before they blew...

October 5, 2017

So much of what people dealing with mold illness have to do is expensive...really expensive!  A high quality air purifier is just one of the components necessary for cleaning air and creating a safe place to live, once the immune system has been triggered by mold or ot...

September 26, 2017

Buildings and Bodies are Different!

I keep seeing medical doctors promoting air filtration systems and other 'remedies' for toxic air quality and mold avoidance.  

This is unfortunate. Buildings are as complicated of a system as the human body.  However, today's bui...

August 30, 2017

The recent flooding as a result of Hurricane Harvey has created environmental hazards of catastrophic proportion.   

Below are three resources which describe potential health effects or exposure to water damage and related mold and bacteria.

The health eff...

August 23, 2017


I noticed an error in advice from the American Wood Council (AWC) regarding mold and mildew on structural wood members recently, in the FAQ section.  It seems there are many, very reputable sources on the internet...

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