Mold and Water Damage

Mold damage is a huge problem in the United States each year.  In more humid climates it can be a very serious problem, and one that definitely requires your attention as a homeowner.  It is imperative to make sure that you do not have trapped moisture or building problems within your structure.  Each year there are many homes and buildings that require a great deal of cost to make repairs, or even sometimes have to be demolished.

Mold damageMany cases of mold damage have led to extraordinary lawsuits.  This is sometimes the result of a home builder taking shortcuts during the construction process.  When the shortcuts for taken many times it results in defective and shoddy workmanship, and thus resulting in problems down the road.  It is so important to make sure that you check the history and building record of the company that you choose to build your home.

You only get one chance to do this research, so it must be done thoroughly each and every time.  There have been patterns of the same builders making the same mistakes during home construction over the years, which have led to mold damage, water damage, in general home deficiencies.  We had significant water damage in our home two years ago, and had to hire to repair and replace the damage caused by this moisture.  And if you have water damage on your foundation or your concrete floors, there is no amount of carpet cleaning in Daytona Beach that is going to correct that problem.


Lawsuits Dealing With Product Defects

Product DefectsNow that the holidays are over, it is a good time to consider the safety of all products in your home.  Your children probably collected a number of new gifts over the holidays, and it is a good time to take stock and make sure that everything is safe.

Each year there are always stories of children playing with gifts and gadgets that are sometimes not safe.  This, unfortunately, can result in very serious situations.  Product manufacturers sometimes take shortcuts and do not make sure that the products that they sell are safe for both adults and children.

This has led to many class action lawsuits over the years, and it is really one of the few ways to hold these manufacturers responsible for the products that they sell.  But as a parent or guardian, you can do your part also to make sure these various items are safe for use.


Tree Fertilizers for Growth and Safety

To select the best granular fertilizer, you should pick a blend that offers nutrients particular to the needs of their garden as well as the lawn. No matter whether you are a plant specialist or a casual gardener, you should think about the type of plants you are feeding, as well as how rapid you need growth of the plants. This information will help you choose a mix of nutrients that will nourish as well as feed your trees and plants on a regular basis; without overfeeding or starving them.  Our business hired Port Orange Tree Service to provide tree fertilization for our business in Florida.  They were experts in granular fertilization, and also pointed out the concerns of spray-on fertilizers.

Spray-on fertilizers have taken a lot of heat in the past few years, as there was a class-action lawsuit related to spray-on fertilizers.  Scotts Miracle Gro Green Max was found to cause stains on driveways and sidewalks due to being a dark green color.  The product was supposed to have two purposes: to turn the lawn green like being painted on until the effect of the fertilizer began to take hold.  This resulted in many homeowners having colored sidewalks, and they banded together to file a lawsuit against Scotts.