The Difference Between Mold and Mildew

The Difference Between Mold and Mildew

One of the questions we always get asked is “What’s the Difference Between Mold and Mildew?” and our restoration specialist with American Restoration Water and Fire, LLC has the answer! To begin, mold and mildew are common types of fungi that are found within the...
How To Remove Mold From Carpet

How To Remove Mold From Carpet

Do you need to remove mold from the carpet in your home? This can happen in so many ways, like a kid spilling water and it ended up sitting there for an extended amount of time, shoes and wet shoe traffic, and more. Mold in carpet poses health risks as well,...
Frozen Bibs And How to Prevent Water Damage

Frozen Bibs And How to Prevent Water Damage

One of the first things that come to mind when winter hits are how do we keep our hose bibs from freezing? Why do they freeze when the pipes are in our insulated wall? These hose bibs are one of the more vulnerable fixtures on your home because they are exposed to...
The Damage Ice Dams Can Cause

The Damage Ice Dams Can Cause

Ah, the snow is here, and it’s a welcoming sight to the usual brown and sporadic tree and weed landscape we see in the Fall. And look, icicles are hanging off the edges of the roof. These are also called ice dams. They can build up and cause damage to your home and...
Snow Mold

Snow Mold

There are areas in New Mexico that can accumulate snow through the Winter months. When Spring finally arrives and the snow begins to melt away, your lawn may not look as it did the spring before. Your lawn may now include patches of dead grass, meaning your lawn was...