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MOLD – RELATED HEALTH SYMPTOMS

Mold in homes, crawlspaces, basements, attics are extremely common and may lead to allergies, infections, toxin-medicated conditions for homeowners in Victoria, Cowichan, Duncan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, Courtenay, Comox, Campbell River, and Port Alberni. Patients have been reporting multiple ill health effects linked to exposures to mold. Studies of more than 1600 patients suffering ill effects …

2019-10-06

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Are Mold + Mycotoxins Making You Sick?

TYPES OF MYCOTOXINS Mold and mycotoxins exposure can be dangerous to your health and can impact residents in Victoria, Cowichan, Duncan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, Courtenay, Comox, Campbell River, and Port Alberni. Inhaling or touching mold or mildew may have hazardous health effects. But, not everyone may be adversely affected by molds. Those who have other …

2019-10-02

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Responding to Rodent Infestation

Rats and mice spread over 35 diseases. These diseases can be spread to humans directly, through handling of rodents, through contact with rodent feces, urine, or saliva, or through rodent bites. Diseases carried by rodents can also be spread to humans indirectly, through ticks, mites or fleas that have fed on an infected rodent. Pacific …

2019-07-08

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The Dangers of Rodent-Borne Diseases

A number of health risks are associated with rodent borne diseases. Rat and mice exposure is very common for vehicle and home owners living in Victoria, Cowichan, Duncan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, Courtenay, Comox, Campbell River, and Port Alberni. Pacific Decontamination Services eliminates rodent odor (mice and rats), and neutralizes associated bacteria and contaminants.

2019-01-30

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Mold in a Car – The Health Risks

A number of health risks are associated with exposure to mold. Mold exposure is very common for vehicle owners living in Victoria, Cowichan, Duncan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, Courtenay, Comox, Campbell River, and Port Alberni.  Pacific Decontamination Services remediates mold. These effects vary from mild to severe and often affect the sinuses and lungs. Common symptoms …

2018-12-05

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Is Your Home a Death Trap?

Is Your Home a Death Trap? How Mold Affects Your Health and Your Home’s Value in Victoria, Cowichan, Duncan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, Comox, Courtenay, Campbell River, and Port Alberni. If you think your home is mold-free, you’re probably wrong. Mold infestation is very common for home owners living in Victoria, Cowichan, Duncan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, …

2018-11-25

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What Causes Attic Mold in Victoria, Duncan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, Comox, Courtenay and Campbell River?

Mold infestation in your attic can be dangerous to your health and can impact the structural integrity of buildings for residents in Victoria, Cowichan, Duncan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, Courtenay, Comox, Campbell River, and Port Alberni. Here are a few factors that have a major impact on making attic area a “mold friendly” environment:  #1 cause of mold …

2018-11-18

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Remediating Mold – What not to do in Victoria, Duncan, Cowichan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, Port Alberni, Courtenay, Comox and Campbell River

One of the first things people do in Victoria, Cowichan, Duncan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, Courtenay, Comox, Campbell River, and Port Alberni is to try and scrub mold away.  This will cause the mold spores to become airborne. And, when the spores enter your furnace, or air conditioning system, they will be carried throughout your home. …

2018-10-22

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Mold Remediation Victoria, Duncan, Cowichan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, Comox, Courtenay, Campbell River and Port Alberni

MOLD REMEDIATION Mold infestation can be dangerous to your health and can impact residents in Victoria, Cowichan, Duncan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, Courtenay, Comox, Campbell River, and Port Alberni. Any home or commercial property can quickly become infested with mold if a source of water is present. Mold can spread throughout a property in as little …

2018-10-02

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Musty Smell in Bathroom

Musty smells in the bathroom, laundry room and basements are extremely common, and may impact one in three homeowners in Victoria, Cowichan, Duncan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum, Courtenay, Comox, Campbell River, and Port Alberni. The musty smell in your bathroom is caused by mold or mildew. These fungal growths cause the same musty odor in damp basements, crawl spaces and attics. Common locations …

2018-10-01

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