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  • How Long Does it Take for Mold to Appear?

    6 January 2019Uncategorized

    In South Carolina, high humidity, hurricanes, and flooding create perfect conditions for mold spores to go wild. Mold growth on a damp surface starts within 24-48 hours.

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  • Heavy Rain and Indoor Mold

    16 December 2018Uncategorized

    Heavy rain can cause water damage and mold if you have leaks or poor drainage. Take these steps to keep rain outside and away from your foundation.

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  • Beat Mold and Improve Indoor Air Quality for Your Family’s Health

    2 December 2018Maintenance Tips, Mold Removal, Safety Tips

    Poor Indoor Air Quality is a Serious Health Risk According to the World Health Organization, 4.3 million around the world die annually from illnesses and conditions related to exposure to…

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  • What Happens to Mold in Winter? Mold Removal and Cold Weather

    Cold Weather Won’t Permanently Fix Your Mold Problem The Myrtle Beach area is a hot and humid area for much of the year. Because mold thrives in climates like ours,…

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  • 4 Ways to Protect Your Home from Water Damage and Mold While You Travel

    2 November 2018Safety Tips

    Use these tips whenever you’ll be gone for more than a couple days to protect your home from mold and water damage. In the unfortunate event that excessive water enters your home, MasterTech is ready to help.

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  • Flood Clean-Up: When Professional Tools and Expertise Are Needed

    16 October 2018Flood Cleanup, Mold Remediation

    When Professional Tools and Expertise Are Needed The water damage to homes and businesses after Hurricane Florence has been some of the worst that Horry County has ever seen. But…

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  • Mold Clean-Up: DIY or Hire a Professional?

    9 September 2018Mold Remediation, Mold Removal

    Mold Clean-Up: DIY with Bleach or Professional Mold Remediation Mold growth in your home is never a pleasant surprise. You may have heard that a bleach and water solution will…

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  • Causes Of “Black Mold” Growth In Your Home (And How To Get Rid Of It)

    Black Mold Removal Requires Professional Treatment When we get calls for mold inspection and removal, homeowners usually ask about black mold. Black mold (stachybotrys) is a toxic fungus often associated with…

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  • Benefits of a Professional Mold Inspection

    17 October 2017Maintenance Tips, Prevention

    Musty odors? Suspicious discoloration or stain? Or perhaps, your property has recently suffered from moisture problems (i.e: leaks, flooding, humidity, etc.). It could be mold. The only way to know…

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  • Do I Have Mold In My South Carolina Home?

    10 October 2017Mold Inspection, Mold Removal

    All mold needs to thrive is an adequate moisture source, dead organic matter, and warm temperatures. The nature of mold allows it to grow on and spread to virtually any…

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