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5 Things to be Grateful for in Your Home that Protect Your Health

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November is traditionally the month associated with pausing to count our blessings. The things that typically come to mind are work, good food, a roof over our head, our family, and our good health. It’s also important to remember the things we have in our life – and our home – that keep us healthy. Everything from cleaning supplies and protective gear to the ways in which we are able keep our air pure and

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Collecting, Hoarding, Clutter, and Squalor. What’s the difference?

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In our line of work, we often encounter people who hoard, live with a lot of clutter, or even live in extreme filth and squalor. The line between collecting things, refusing to throw away things or put them in their proper place, and hoarding things can often be blurred.  Let’s discuss the differences between collecting, hoarding, clutter and squalor. Collecting – People typically collect and carefully preserve or display items that they have an interest

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Are Bats Dangerous to Humans?

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It’s that spooky time of year, with all the things creepy displayed in stores and in front of homes: scary spiders, sinister crows, and vampire bats! Did you know that bats are associated with vampires because they are nocturnal and some of them suck blood? They are also associated with darkness, malevolence, witchcraft, and death. But are bats really dangerous to humans? Let’s do some “bat-ology” to find out! What are Bats? Bats may give

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The Scariness of Feces

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In our line of work, we come across environments with some very intense kinds of filth and debris. One of the scariest clean-up jobs is those that include the removal of human and/or animal feces and urine. Apart from its horrible odor and appearance, any form of excrement is considered an extreme biohazard. Human Feces and Disease Feces can carry various viral and bacterial diseases, as well as parasites. Some of these diseases can live

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Health Hazards Associated with Bird Droppings

Serious health risks arise from diseased organisms that can grow in the nutrient-rich accumulations of bird droppings, feathers, and debris. External parasites also may become a problem when infested birds leave nests and roosts. The parasites then can invade buildings and bite people. Below you will find information on the most common health risks associated with birds. Histoplasmosis Histoplasmosis is caused by a fungus (Histoplasma capsulatum). Both humans and animals can be affected. The disease

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Sell Faster With Bio Solutions

“Dull” days don’t exist as a real estate agent. While this is one of the greatest things about being a real estate agent, it’s not always great for buyers and sellers. There are no two transactions alike which means there can often be many challenges to overcome. There are many different challenges that can arise even before you’ve listed the home for sale. You’ll look much better in the eyes of the seller and buyer if

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3 Things You Didn’t Know About Hoarding

If you have seen the show Hoarders, then you’re aware that hoarding is when someone collects or saves items to the point that it causes them distress. Bio Solutions is a company that cleans up hoarded areas and we would like to share a few things that you may not know about hoarding. The genetic component. The department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at John Hopkins University School of Medicine conducted an OCD Collaborative Genetics Study

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You’ve Already Paid Enough

Finding someone deceased from suicide or murder makes victims out of survivors, especially when it’s a loved one. Exposure to the deceased is a traumatic experience and leads to high levels of distress sometimes to a point where life becomes debilitating. Regardless of the way a person dies, you and the rest of the family are left with unanswered questions, devastation, unimaginable circumstances, and countless blame. With many suicides taking place in the home, loved

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Home Sweet Home

The residential property manager ought to be prepared for just about anything. Partnering with companies that can help you manage any situation will make that task easier, especially in the event of a trauma or undisclosed hoarding situation. Therefore, having a biohazard decontamination company on hand will guarantee quick and efficient turnover. A clean and safe environment will welcome your next tenant. It will also keep you safe! Why you shouldn’t attempt cleanup yourself You take

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Reclaim What’s Yours

The weather will always bring unwanted pests, regardless of the time of year. Mice are looking for warmer spaces in the cold weather and will find a new home in places like your garage, shed, or house. The warmer temperatures bring about pests such as termites. You have a huge problem when they start bringing all their friends into your home! 3 causes of infestation Warmth Moisture Construction 6 signs of infestation Food in your

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