• Green Building Practices | Mold Prevention Kalispell

    Green Building Practices | Mold Prevention Kalispell Many of the same practices that make a home energy efficient and green, make a home susceptible to mold growth during the construction phases. Homes that are sealed up tight to keep heat or cool in, tend to keep air in or out… this means that while being […]

  • What makes mold a problem? | Kalispell mold removal

    What makes mold a problem? | Kalispell mold removal When mold grows in a home, it tends to take over. We’ve been in homes where there is mold all the way up to the ceiling on every wall! How can this happen? Because the home is neglected ¬†usually, but other times its more than that. […]

  • Flooded Basements | Kalispell Mold Concerns

    Flooded Basements | Kalispell Mold Concerns What causes mold to grow in a crawlspace or basement? It usually has something to do with water or humidity in that space. Water introductions happen when there is a problem in a home. A well designed home will keep water out and a space from having high humidity, […]

  • Mold prevention during construction | Whitefish mold concerns

    Mold prevention during construction | Whitefish mold concerns How do we keep mold from affecting homes that are being built? There are best practices that a general contractor can utilize to assist in keeping a site mold free. These include keeping wood on site covered and dry, keeping the area well ventilated, running dehumidifiers and […]

  • Mold Prevention 101 | Kalispell mold prevention

    We talk a lot about preventing mold in new construction homes. Heck, we’re experts at it here in Kalispell, Whitefish, Missoula and all the surrounding areas. But how do you prevent it once the house is done? There are simple steps you can take to prevent mold growth in your home. 1. Have exhaust fans […]

  • Kalispell Mold Testing | How and Why?

    Kalispell Mold Testing | How and Why? So you think you have mold and you’re not sure what to do. “Googling” what to do about mold is only going to get you frustrated with gaudy companies telling you you’re going to die if you don’t pay them to come look at your walls… Simple answer, […]

  • The biggest mess you’ve ever seen | Anywhere, USA

    The biggest mess you’ve ever seen | Anywhere, USA   We love to tell people that we’ve seen worse. We love the look in their eyes when they realize we’re telling the truth! There is always doubt that people have about how much it will cost to clean up, or how bad they feel about […]

  • IAQ? What’s that? | Kalispell mold concerns

    IAQ? What’s that? | Kalispell mold concerns IAQ is a really short way of saying Indoor Air Quality. This is a major concern in the building industry as there have been studies performed showing that modern Americans spend almost 90% of their time indoors (on average). When thought of in that light, you can see […]

  • Why isn’t mold covered by insurance? | Mold damage in Kalispell

      Why isn’t mold covered by insurance? | Mold damage in Kalispell We spoke with an insurance agent in Kalispell recently about why mold damage usually wasn’t covered by homeowner’s insurance policies. The main answer? To save money on insurance premiums! Make sure you ask your agent if mold is covered in your home and […]