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Marijuana Grow-Op and Drug House Testing Services

Unwary real estate buyers need to be forewarned of former marijuana grow operations when buying a resale home. Former Marijuana grow-operation properties pose serious health risks to unwary home buyers, owners and occupants; especially infants and the elderly. Once thought to be exclusive to low income housing, grow-ops now exist in most neighborhoods, regardless of…

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Weatherizing Inspection & Blower Door Test

Reduce Your Home Cooling Costs This Summer Anyone can afford to cut their home cooling and energy costs. Get a Home Weatherization Inspection that can pinpoint areas of your home where you are wasting fuel and energy. Schedule a Home Weatherization Improvement and Repair Job that can provide dramatic reductions in fuel and energy waste.…

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Mold Inspection 101: Part 3

Choosing a Mold Inspection Company Mold Inspections are usually carried out by home inspectors, and some do a fine job of detecting mold; however, most are not Certified Mold Inspectors and may not adhere to Provincial, Federal and/or recommended Mould Guidelines for the Canadian Construction Industry. A certified mold inspection company is specially trained in…

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Mold Inspection 101: Part 2

Mold is a fungus mostly related to damp and musty areas such as bathrooms, basements and attics. Mold can grow and take hold within 24-48 hours following a water intrusion, can be difficult to identify, and if left unchecked, can result in property damage and health issues including: Allergic reactions Asthma Ongoing Respiratory Issues Why…