A ruptured water pipe is something people usually associate with extremely cold conditions in the middle of winter. As pipes freeze in the cold and then thaw out as the temperature rises, they can in fact leak and burst. Depending on where you live, ruptured pipes can happen at any time of the year. It […]
A client of Mould Pro in Melbourne went away on holidays for 3-4 weeks only to come home to a completely flooded house. The cause was determined to be a burst flexi house under the kitchen sink. Mould Pro has done hundreds of mould and water damage jobs and approx 70% are a result of […]
Bathroom mould is one of the most common problems we get enquiries about. The reason why your bathroom tends to grow mould is because it is the perfect haven with the best conditions for mould to develop.
Why is my bathroom the best place to grow mould
The bathroom is considered a steam room which is very […]
Mould is becoming a frequent household issue. It can be caused by a number of things including poor ventilation, water leakage, and moisture in the air which results in condensation. Everyday things that involve moisture such as showering, cleaning, cooking can cause that damp feeling in the air, leading to condensation and eventually mould. […]
Rental properties are at just as much risk to mould problems as any other residence. When mold growth is excessive, remediation and removal can be expensive. Mould contamination is a real problem for landlords: loss of rent, invoices for expensive property damage, and lawsuits from tenants who suffer health issues from mould-related illnesses are just […]
Have you been experiencing heavy humidity within your home? Have you noticed mould or mildew? Any musty smells? Well you may need to look at some more efficient forms of ventilation for your home. Below are a list of different types of ventilation you may need for your home in order to combat the dreaded […]
With all the rain we have been experiencing up and down the coast at the moment there is always risk of excess moisture issues if your property is not up to scratch with water damage prevention.
Water damage in the home can cause all sorts of issues from internal cosmetic damage, all the way to structural […]
At Mould Pro, we deal with Mould problems every day. As a property owner it is completely common that you may have questions on mould – whether you actually do have a problem, where to look, and what to do about it. Mould is a common occurrence where there is excess water and moisture. Here […]
So you’ve discovered you have a mould problem in your home…. And now you’re wondering… “What’s next?” You’ve called in the professionals to deal with the issue – which is a smart idea, as you don’t want it getting out of hand and affecting the health of your family and pets. Mould spores breed like […]
What is rising damp?
Rising damp occurs when excess moisture from the ground absorbs up into porous building materials such as stone, brick, earth, mortar and into the structure of the building. The moisture evaporates from either face of the wall, allowing more to be drawn from below. Rising damp is common in older buildings, but […]