Real Estate Market Recovery Still Slow but Steady

The real estate market is continuing its slow recovery, which is evidenced by a 2 percent increase in recent sales prices. The Case-Shiller index shows prices trending upward through April this year in medium and high range homes. More recently, increased activity in low to moderate priced home sales is causing a slight price rise…

Mold Damage and Growth Facts

Mold damage will grow when this occurs: 1. Moisture is present (i.e. leaking pipe, window, stucco, etc) 2. Substrate is present (i.e. drywall, cabinetry, wood flooring, etc) 3. Low air movement (i.e. inside wall cavities, under cabinets, under flooring, etc) The 4 most common reasons for mold damage: 1. Stucco – improperly sealed stucco will…