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Why Knoxville TN Homeowners Should Know The Symptoms Of Mold Exposure

Do you think you have been exposed to toxic mold? Millions of people are exposed to toxic mold on a daily basis – without even touching it.

By ingesting and breathing mold particles, they don’t know they have been exposed. Mold can be hidden in your crawlspace, basement, behind walls, and throughout multiple places. Mold is especially common in Knoxville and East Tennessee, where our damp and humid climate traps moisture and encourages mold growth.

Mold can make you very ill and can sometimes be deadly. Our immune systems can be compromised by the damaging effects of mold. Mold toxicity is something that goes unnoticed and misdiagnosed quite often.

When people are around toxic mold, they are usually exposed by breathing in airborne mycotoxins. Like mold spores, mycotoxins are too small for one to see with the naked eye. Mycotoxins are invisible chemicals that can be contaminating to your environment.

From your clothing to your bedding, it can contaminate your belongings or home.

Multiple diseases and symptoms get mistaken for mold exposure, including fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, Lyme disease, hormone issues and much more.

If you have reason to believe that you’re suffering from mold exposure, it may be time to schedule a professional inspection.

Mold remediation and mold removal may be necessary, but getting a professional opinion and a course of action will ensure that future problems don’t arise.
If this touches home with you, give Mold Doctors USA a call at 865-945-3000 to schedule a free, no hassle inspection.


What is lurking behind your walls


Do you know what’s in your walls?

It could be anything! In this humid Tennessee weather, mold can harbor anywhere! Especially in dark, damp, enclosed spaces this pesky fungi can harbor and reproduce to the thousands. You won’t be able to see it, so how will you know it’s growing? Call us at Mold Drs. today and have us come to your home and assess what may be lurking behind YOUR walls.


Keep Mold Out & Health In



We all know just how spontaneous Tennessee weather can be! We also know the joys of Tennessee summer…splashing in the lake, grilling up some hot dogs, and of course humidity. There’s nothing quite like good ol’ Tennessee. But living in such a beautiful area can have consequences: Knoxville is one of the worst places for people to live with allergies. Humidity can cause mold and bacteria to harvest and grow. Don’t let that be you. Enjoy this weather and all our home has to offer. Let Mold Drs. take care of the rest!

#Breathe #Yucky #Knoxville


We take the problems so you have the fun



This outdoor season, don’t let your family’s allergies get in the way of having fun in the sun! It’s important to have good health all year round, not just during the winter months. Let Mold Drs. take care of not just those hard-to-reach places in your house, but your entire family. You will say “goodbye” to allergies and “hello” to fun before you know it!

#Allergies #Yucky #Knoxville


Healthy Families!


When someone in your family is sick, it can be hard to enjoy the day. If your family members are prone to allergies, it can be crucially hard to enjoy the warm seasons, especially if you live in Tennessee. This summer, don’t be limited by what you can and cannot do because of  you or your family’s health. Contact the Mold Doctors and be on your way to a worry-free summer!



Spring Cleaning!

The rainy season is long behind us now. Admit it, you have chores around the house that you have been putting off simply because it looked too gloomy outside and you’d rather stay in. Well now’s your chance to get out there and trim those hedges, clean those gutters! Your friends at the Mold Drs. are here to advise you that the best time to clean out your gutters is NOW! Don’t wait and reap your results later… do it TODAY!

Learn more by visiting us at www.MoldDrsUSA.com

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What to do After Your Water Pipes Burst?

Frozen-pipes-mold-drsThis crazy cold weather in Knoxville, Tennessee has affected many homes and businesses in the past few weeks.  If you are one of those that have experienced pipes bursting and damaging your property, hopefully you were fortunate enough to get the water damage taken care of promptly!



The Danger of Bursting Pipes


Unfortunately, many properties were not addressed in a timely manner due to a large amount of homes that experienced water damage. Once the weather went from being cold to warm it has started to cause some problems. If  your flooring (carpet, wood flooring, tile) had water damage and sat for a few days you could have some mold spores starting to grow.  Mold spores can cling to surfaces and can basically float in the air.




Check Your Home for Water Damage

Mold-Drs-HomeIt’s important to go through your home and ensure that there are no longer any damp areas.
If you find questionable areas, the issue needs to be addressed as quick as possible. An ignored small issue will eventually grow and become complicated.