Monthly Archives: February 2013

A talk about mold in the classroom

There’s mold in a classroom at Bayside High school. Not Lions and Tigers and Bears, oh my, but… Rodents and roaches and mold, in fact. Click to see a box of dead rats I don’t want to post. If you’re … Continue reading

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Mold Lawsuit over negligence and breach of contract of lease

Yorlanda Fisher, Aubrey Hill, Ja’Nyra Walton and Nyshia Walton filed a lawsuit against Huntington Park LLC and its insurer in the Orleans Parish Central District Court on Dec. 7 over mold exposure. The apartment they rented had a water leak, … Continue reading

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New Homes Face Mold

Special assistant to state Sen. Marty Golden, Anthony Testaverde, said, “This here is a mini-Katrina.” Even the new walls in Gerritsen Beach will mold. The effects of Superstorm Sandy are anticipated to run wild in 2000 Gerritsen Beach homes as … Continue reading

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Mold Prevention

Molds are microscopic organisms that live on plant or animal matter. In the natural world, mold aids in the breakdown of dead material and recycle nutrients in the environment. That includes your house, and any of your property that is … Continue reading

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Mold Lawsuit in Louisiana

On Dec. 4 Veronica P. Dubois-Gaines and Alvin Gaines filed a mold lawsuit against Ernest Joubert Co., Inc. and BK Group, LLC in the Orleans Parish Central District Court for failing to assure the rental premises was hazard free. The … Continue reading

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After a family living at Vista Peak Apartments complained to maintenance about their leaking roof and got no action, a mold inspector contacted the news crew covering the story. Testing occurred after repairs were underway, so that conclusions were, well, … Continue reading

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A Scary Mold Movie

ByebyeMold Detects Mold! If you’re in California, you might want to give us a call and see about getting an assessment from Byebyemold. Tweet

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Robin Hood Announces $9.59 million in latest round of Hurricane Sandy Relief Grants; includes $5.275 million for housing support

NEW YORK, Jan. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Robin Hood’s Hurricane Sandy Relief Committee met on January 18 and January 23, 2013, to review and approve the latest round of relief grants. They awarded 71 organizations grants totaling more than $9.5 … Continue reading

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Mold can affect your health

CHICAGO, Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Seasonal allergies are somewhat predictable and each year the media is quick to point out pollen count peaks. But how much do you know about your own personal allergen triggers? According to Chicago allergist … Continue reading

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