If living in an area that has a high water table or experiences heavy snow/rain, then you may want to invest in a backup sump pump power supply, because a power outage, even if for only a couple of hours, could result in a flooded basement. Here we will reveal all the available options, as well as the pros and cons of each.
Sump pump alarms notify homeowners when water levels in their sump pits are dangerously high. We review two such devices and their many useful features.
Most homeowners tend to ignore their crawl spaces. Not only can this result in costly mold removal services and sometimes even repair work to the crawl space structure, but it can also have serious health consequences for the house occupants.
Here we will discuss what steam cleaning is and how it works. We will also review some of the best steam cleaning machines you can buy.
If your basement is hot, damp, and triggers allergies, then it’s time to do something, because all of those impurities in the air will eventually spread to other parts of your home. And although getting it all under control may seem like an impossible task, it’s actually very easy.
Ammonia is toxic, and only works on non-porous surfaces. And although we advise against using ammonia for mold removal, we will show you how.
Bathroom exhaust fans don’t require cleaning as often as the shower or toilet, but it does need a clean once every 3 to 6 months. Here, we show you how.
Many, including agencies such as the EPA, warns against using bleach for mold removal purposes.. but does it work? We’ll uncover the answer to this, and the differences between chlorinated and oxygen bleach – and which works better.
Borax is a multi-purpose cleaner that works well as a general cleaning purposes, a laundry detergent booster, a deodorizer, and for mold removal. We will find out what it is, whether or not it’s toxic, the pros and cons of using it, and how to kill mold with it.
Grapefruit seed extract is one of the safest and most natural mold killers you will ever find. Here we reveal what it is, what the advantages and disadvantages are of using it in combating mold, and also how to use it.