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Common Pool Contaminants and How To Protect Yourself

Summer is here, and the pool is open! Before you dive in, know what you’re jumping into. Pool’s can be contaminated with lead dust, bacteria, and other toxins.

Lead Dust

While the pool in your yard may seem like a very controlled and safe place for your family to play, it’s not always the case. More and more, we are seeing cases of lead dust contamination in pools. What causes this?

Improper Renovations of Homes Built Before 1978

The primary cause is improperly renovating any home built pre-1978, the year lead paint was banned. If a contractor doesn’t take.

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Fight Mold With These Smart and Easy Tips

Summer is when the mold in your home or business really wakes up. The heat, high humidity, and rainstorms create the perfect conditions for tenacious, unwanted growth to flourish. And if you think mold is just an unsightly nuisance, think again. Once it gets a foothold, mold can wreak havoc on your home or business, and can even be dangerous to your health. Here’s what you should know about it:

Mold “wakes up” in hot, humid weather.

Mold spores can lie dormant in your home without you knowing it, on wood, paper, fabrics, drywall, and other materials until the.

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