black mold

Is Black Mold Making You Sick?

You’ve heard of it before—black mold has a terrifying reputation as a dangerous toxin that can spread easily and go unnoticed. But is there truth to the hype? Turns out, there is much misinformation and many false assumptions about black mold—how it spreads, what causes it, as well as side effects and symptoms. As is so often the case, however, …

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How to Prevent Mold From Growing In Your Home After Water Damage

Although Arizona is known for its hot, dry weather, storms do happen – and can cause notable chaos, including water damage. But that fact is, water damage can come from multiple sources, beyond bad weather. Burst pipes, A/C issues, faulty water heaters, and leaky appliances can all lead to water damage. Unfortunately, even for the most experienced homeowners, water damage …