Mould is a fungus and it exists in many forms. Although not all mould is bad, some moulds can lead to severe allergic reactions and other health issues. Aside from health risks, mould that is not controlled can develop and spread quickly. It may emit foul odours and be incredibly unsightly. As such, it will reduce the value of homes and buildings. Effects on health Mould releases spores, which live and travel through the air. These particles mix in with other irritants such as pollen. The presence of mould can trigger allergic reactions, asthma or even infection. If allergic, common…

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15
Apr
2014

How to Spot Asbestos

Posted by henry in Services Category

Asbestos was more commonly used before it was discovered to have harmful effects on health. For newer buildings and homes, asbestos is not such a concern. However, many older buildings are still in use. If you suspect that there is asbestos in your home, it is important to identify and prepare for its immediate removal. Many studies have indicated that lung cancer can be traced to inhaling the fibres of the material. Asbestos is difficult to identify Asbestos is the formation of mineral fibres that are typically found in rock formations. It’s durable and a fire retardant. These properties were…

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