Ten Things You Should Know About Mold!

Mold Facts!: Over the years, we have encountered many questions about mold. Inside this article you will learn about 10 key facts about mold. Please pay particular attention to facts number 2, 4, 8, and 10. Learn more!

Earlier this month, we shared a newsletter that provided you with three key tips to prevent mold. Keeping Humidity Down, especially in high humidity areas like basements and bathrooms will drastically help alleviate chances of mold growth. Purchasing a dehumidifier for basements or an air conditioner for bedrooms and living spaces will help keep humidity […]

Got Mold? Be Calm!

Got Mold? Be Calm! - Finding mold in your home or business can create stress. Don't worry. Don't panic. In this article we explain what you should and should not do if you find mold. Pay particular attention to the list of 6 things you definitely DO NOT want to do if you find mold!

Finding mold in your home or business can create stress. Don’t worry. Don’t panic. In this article we explain what you should and should not do if you find mold. Pay particular attention to the list of 6 things you definitely DO NOT want to do if you find mold!

Covid, Mold, and Your Indoor Air Quality!

Covid, Mold, and Your Indoor Air Quality! - First Call Restoration has been Cleaning and Disinfection for Covid since the beginning. With the new Variant many businesses are now opting for this service for clients and staff. We offer a Free Estimate on this service. Call 845-226-0868.

With Covid and the fact that people are spending more time indoors, indoor air quality has become a critical issue. First Call Restoration has been Cleaning and Disinfection for Covid since the beginning. With the new Variant many businesses are contacting us for our Covid cleaning to help keep their clients and staff safe. As […]

What is Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome?

1 Out Of 4 People Have A Genetic Predisposition to Mold Illness!

One of the questions we are often asked is why do some people get sick from mold and other’s do not? The answer is based on genes. Did you know that 25% of people are genetically pre-disposed to mold illness? This article explains why, citing scientific research, including a list of 37 symptoms!

Spring Sewage Backup Prevention

Spring Sewage Backup Prevention - Sewage backups occur when sewage from sewer lines back up into your home or business. This article lists and explains the top 5 causes of sewer backups and provides you with tips to prevent them. Sewage backup prevention is important for two key reasons: mold prevention and to protect your health!

How Can I Prevent Sewage Backups? As spring gets ever so closer and temperatures begin to rise, snow run off and rain increases the number of calls we receive about flooded basements and sewage backups. Sewage backups occur when sewage from sewer lines back up into your home or business. Basements flood from sewer backups […]

Water Damage and Mold!

Water Damage and Mold

Don’t Take A Chance – Here Are 9 Reasons You Should Always Use A Professional To Clean Up Water Damage and Mold!   During this time of year, we get lots of calls for water damage because of frozen pipes. One of the key ways to avoid frozen pipes is to add extra insulation. First […]

Moldy Chairs Sent His Daughter To The Hospital!

Moldy Chairs Sent His Daughter To The Hospital! - Mold grows everywhere, including, chairs. In this article, we explain why our lead tech's daughter got sick from mold on the chairs. In addition, we provide you with 10 critical facts about mold. Be sure to review fact #5.

  In this video our lead tech, Mark Thompson, explains how his daughter got sick from mold that was on some chairs in storage. Within 48 hours, his daughter was rushed to the Doctor because she had breathing problems and they found mold in her blood. In this case, the chairs were in storage and […]

The Importance Of Indoor Air Quality!

How Important Is Indoor Air Quality?: Most people are unaware that their indoor air could be polluted. This is a topic of particular importance because we spend more time indoors during the winter months. In fact, we spend 90% of our time indoors. This article explains what causes bad air, how to determine if it is causing health concerns, and what actions you can take. Be sure to check out our bonus section on Christmas Tree Syndrome--causes and what you can do about it--because 1 in 3 people suffer hay fever like symptoms soon after putting up their tree.

Indoor Air Quality and Your Health!   With Covid and the fact that people are spending more time indoors, indoor air quality has become a critical issue. Covid is not the only indoor air quality concern you should have. On December 29th, 2020, we sent out an email to our followers about the top culprits […]