Moldy drywall after new construction is frustrating! And the problem leaves homeowners with many questions, not the least of which is “How can this happen?” But recent research findings published in the journal Indoor Air suggests that the problem of moldy drywall might begin with the way it’s manufactured.
Animal hoarding is nothing new in the State of New Jersey. But, it seems like the problem has gotten worse recently. Much worse. With more than 500 animals inundating the shelters, they’re struggling with the care, feeding and treatment of so many animals all at once. They need our help. Read the post to find out how:
Homeowner alert: Check your braided stainless steel supply hoses now. Although they have been marketed with lifetime warranties, they are not indestructible! Water damage from burst braided metal supply lines can cost you thousands! If your metal braided supply hoses have burst, there are several class action lawsuits pending against the manufacturers. You may be eligible for compensation. But consider beating the burst: read our tips for prevention.
The problem with washing machines and mold: mold grows in the gaskets of the high-efficiency machines.
For a lot of people, it’s a non-issue. However, if you’re a mold sensitized individual, the parent of infants and young children, someone who has asthma and allergies to mold, or a person with a compromised immune system, washing machine mold growth has been a BIG issue. Here’s what you need to know about the class action lawsuit settlements.
Do you have a sewage backup in your basement? Sewage cleanup is a dirty job, one of the dirtiest jobs on earth. Professional sewage cleanup is always recommended. But, here’s what to do if you want to take care of cleaning it yourself