How to Prevent Ice Dams and Stop Mold Problems this Winter
Living in the Madison and Milwaukee areas, bitterly cold, snowy, and icy winters are not new thing to us Wisconsinites. Just because we’re used to the freezing cold, doesn’t mean that our homes are protected against the elements of winter – specifically the forming of ice dams and the lasting problems they can cause. So […]
Can You Smell Mold?
Here at A&J Property Restoration we are not strangers to the question “can you smell mold?” and we always answer the same way – it depends! Typically if you smell a musty smell, there is mold present. But mold doesn’t always have to have an odor to exist. Here’s something to remember, mold is everywhere. […]
Do You Suspect Mold in Your Commercial Building?
Did you know that, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, there is thought to be between tens of thousands and 300,000 species of mold in the world? While it is incredibly easy to come into contact with mold during everyday life, it is not something that should be taken lightly. If left […]
How to Treat Black Mold in Your Bathroom
As soon as mold is spotted in your home, it is important to take appropriate steps to remove the problem as quickly and safely as possible. Black mold can cause major health problems and structural damage. Learn how to get rid of black mold in the bathroom and when to call in the help of […]
How to Prevent Tenants from Ruining Your Property
Hoarding shows are all the rage on reality TV. While some individuals are too stubborn to let things go, there are other people that suffer from mental illness that prevents them from letting go of any belongings. These people are not to blame – their illness requires the help of professional treatment in order to […]
Prevent Mold From Taking Hold in your Office Building.
Mold is not something to take lightly when you own or manage a commercial property. Mold can grow on any organic surface where moisture and oxygen are present. Your commercial property is full of areas that have these perfect conditions. Add in that mold spores are invisible to the human eye and you have a […]
How to Prevent Mold in Your Office Building
Finding mold in your office building is never something that a property owner wants to deal with. While mold problems aren’t uncommon, they can also cause major problems within the structure of a building if not treated quickly and properly. Mold is caused by different issues. Keeping mold away from your office before it hits […]
Mold Remediation 101 – What to Expect During the Process
Finding mold in your home is not something that any homeowner wants to deal with. Sometimes it can seem like a major problem, and one that must be taken care of immediately. Mold is not something that should be taken lightly. If you are not familiar with how to deal with mold problems, calling in […]
How to Choose a Restoration Company
When disaster like fire or flood damages your commercial building, it is important to start the restoration process as quickly as possible. Choosing the right restoration company is an important step to getting your building back to normal. What should you look for when choosing a restoration company? Here are a few tips and questions […]
Mold vs. Mildew – What’s the Difference Between the Two?
Mold and mildew are easily confused, especially if you don’t work in an industry that requires you to know the difference. While there are some similarities between the two, overall, mold and mildew are two different problems that should be treated differently. Mold vs. Mildew – Similarities Mold and mildew are both members of the […]