The Difference Between Mold and Mildew

Brad LackeyWater Damage

this mold is darker than mildew

The terms mold and mildew are frequently used interchangeably. Sometimes people refer to mold related smells as ‘mildew’ and the substance itself as ‘mold’. Outside of these colloquial habits, however, there is a scientific difference between the two. Put simply, both mold and mildew are different types of fungus. Mildew is lighter in color, appearing as a white or light-yellow … Read More

How to Remove Mattress Mold | Clean Mold on Bedframe

Brad LackeyMold Removal

how to clean mold from mattress

Mold on a mattress doesn’t have to mean lighting it on fire. If the amount of mold is very small, it’s possible to remove it from the mattress altogether. Even if you don’t currently have mold problems with your mattress, be sure to at least inspect for the issue every now and then. If you have mysterious allergy issues when … Read More

Safety Tips to Protect Yourself from Mold

Brad LackeyMold Removal

Although mold is a natural substance, it is one that can be hazardous to your health and your property. Mold takes hold on common building materials like wood and drywall because they contain cellulose that mold uses as food. When there is a high level of moisture, these surfaces are an ideal spot for mold to begin growing. As the … Read More