Mold prevention & remediation

Common Plumbing Mistakes That Lead To Mold
Common Plumbing Mistakes That Lead To Mold

Plumbing mistakes happen. Whether you’re a DIY weekend warrior or you hired a licensed plumber, there’s always a possibility something […]

Posted on 27 Aug'20 by

What Kills Mold: DIY vs Professional Solutions
What Kills Mold: DIY vs Professional Solutions

There’s no denying that we live in a DIY world. Thanks to the massive popularity of home remodeling shows, anyone […]

Posted on 18 Mar'20 by

Painting Over Mold: Is It a Good Idea?
Painting Over Mold: Is It a Good Idea?

Have you noticed unsightly, dangerous mold growing in your home? If so, it’s human nature to want to cover it […]

Posted on 07 Jan'20 by

How to Identify and Remove Powdery Mildew
How to Identify and Remove Powdery Mildew

Since the dawn of civilization, the practice of growing and cultivating plants has played a major role in people’s lives. […]

Posted on 12 Dec'18 by

A Tenant’s Tale: Flooding and Mold
A Tenant’s Tale: Flooding and Mold

A Tenant’s Tale: Flooding and Mold Client: Crystal C., Ottawa, ON Problem: After a minor flood in the bathroom of the apartment […]

Posted on 25 Aug'18 by

Mold vs Mildew: It’s Not Mold Until It’s Tested
Mold vs Mildew: It’s Not Mold Until It’s Tested

Mold vs Mildew: It’s Not Mold Until It’s Tested Client: Sandy S., Brockville, ON   Problem: Sandy contacted us through our site’s […]

Posted on 25 Aug'18 by

How a Mold Buster Dealt with his Landlord
How a Mold Buster Dealt with his Landlord

The end of March seemed like a perfect time to get away from Ottawa—even for just a few days. The […]

Posted on 23 Aug'18 by

Mold or Mice: What on Earth Is that Smell?
Mold or Mice: What on Earth Is that Smell?

Mold or Mice: What on Earth Is that Smell? Client:  “Good morning! I have this awful moldy smell coming from […]

Posted on 10 Aug'18 by

Mold in the Furnace: A Hidden Health Risk
Mold in the Furnace: A Hidden Health Risk

Mold in the Furnace: A Hidden Health Risk Client: Homeowner in Montreal, QC. Problem: Mold does not typically grow on […]

Posted on 03 Aug'18 by

This Furniture Gives Me a Headache
This Furniture Gives Me a Headache

This Furniture Gives Me a Headache Client: Michelle from Carp, ON Problem: Michelle called Mold Busters to help with a pinpointing a […]

Posted on 29 Nov'17 by

A Water Restoration Company Made Me Sick
A Water Restoration Company Made Me Sick

A Water Restoration Company Made Me Sick Client: Sandy C., Ottawa, ON Problem: Upon arrival to the basement of Sandy’s home, it […]

Posted on 21 Nov'17 by

Mold Busters opens office in Manila, Philippines for Toxic Mold Inspection – Get Rid of Black Mold
Mold Busters opens office in Manila, Philippines for Toxic Mold Inspection – Get Rid of Black Mold

Mold busters has established itself as a leader in environmental assessments, toxic mold inspection, and remediation in Canada since 2005. […]

Posted on 13 Apr'17 by

Signs Your Home Needs a Dehumidifier
Signs Your Home Needs a Dehumidifier

Due to health reasons, proper humidity levels must be maintained in your home to prevent mold growth. Too much moisture […]

Posted on 08 Apr'16 by

How to Prevent Moisture in Your Storage Unit
How to Prevent Moisture in Your Storage Unit

Did you know that indoor humidity, or relative humidity (RH), in your home should be between 30% and 50%? Not […]

Posted on 05 Nov'15 by

Non-Toxic Bathroom Cleaning Tips
Non-Toxic Bathroom Cleaning Tips

Your bathroom should be a sanctuary, not a haven for bacteria, viruses and fungi. Despite this, terrifying microorganisms like black […]

Posted on 31 Jul'15 by

The Do’s and Don’ts of Bathroom Renovations
The Do’s and Don’ts of Bathroom Renovations

You might envision a dreamy oasis, complete with a claw-foot bathtub, spotless countertops and sparkling grout, but keep in mind […]

Posted on 20 Mar'15 by

What to Look for in a Landlord
What to Look for in a Landlord

So often we hear how landlords should carefully screen and select their tenants, but we hear little about the need […]

Posted on 11 Feb'15 by

How to Reduce Humidity in Your Home This Summer
How to Reduce Humidity in Your Home This Summer

Now that we’re in the midst of summer, surely you’re hearing all about the humidity—outdoors and in—and surely you know […]

Posted on 21 Jul'14 by