Bathroom Ventilation Needs for Summer

Is opening a window adequate bathroom ventilation in summer? Warm water vapor produced by bathing and showering condenses on bathroom surfaces, creating a chronically damp environment that supports mold and mildew growth, as well as bacterial contamination. In addition, bathroom moisture … [Read more...]

What A Whole-House Dehumidifier Can Do For Your Comfort

With summer poised to take over in the Indianapolis area, hot and humid weather is not far off. High humidity can cause mold and mildew in many homes, and if you suffer from spring and summer allergies, a whole-house dehumidifier can make a big difference. … [Read more...]

Allergy-Proof Your Indiana Home With a Room-by-Room Plan

It's important to allergy-proof the home to improve indoor air quality. Dust, mold, mildew and other allergens easily aggravate allergies, resulting in much discomfort. No matter what type of allergies you have, it's still necessary to keep indoor air as clean as possible in terms of overall health. … [Read more...]

Getting to the Bottom of That Foul Basement Smell

Mold and mildew, trapped sewer water and inadequate plumbing can plague basements, resulting in a foul basement smell. While perfumed sprays can provide temporarily relief, the core problem may be causing structural damage in the meantime. Identify the source of the foul basement smell quickly and … [Read more...]