1. signs of mold in your home

    Know the Signs: 3 Major Warning Signs of Mold in Your Home

    Did you know that up to half of the houses in the U.S. probably have mold problems? You may think that you definitely don't have any mold in your home. But, you'd be surprised by how often mold is discovered hidden away. That's because mold isn't actually visible and easy to spot all of the time. Sometimes, you need to look closer to realize you've got a serious mold problem. But, if you know the …Read More

  2. radon poisoning

    What is Radon Poisoning? The Symptoms, Effects, and Dangers

    Radon poisoning is responsible for 21,000 lung cancer deaths every single year. The scariest part about radon is that we don't see it, we can't feel it, we can't smell it, and we can't taste it. It is naturally occurring and is okay in small doses of exposure, but too much exposure is referred to as poisoning. So how will you know if you're exposed to radon? You might not know if and exactly when …Read More

  3. What Is Asbestos and Why Is It Harmful?

    Evidence of asbestos use for a variety of purposes goes back a staggering 750,000 years. In the ancient world. asbestos fibers were used as wicks, for mummy preservation, and for fireproofing cloths. Since the Industrial Revolution, the demand for asbestos for insulating pipes and boilers created an industry that would later become ubiquitous in buildings up till only the recent past. When it came…Read More

  4. What Is Radon and Why Is It Harmful?

    Radon is a colorless, odorless noble gas that occurs naturally as certain radioactive compounds decay. There is a strong connection between exposure to radon and lung cancer. In fact, according to the EPA, radon is the second most frequent cause of lung cancer after smoking. Radon can accumulate in your home — most commonly in basements, crawl spaces, and other poorly ventilated places — putti…Read More

  5. Welcome To Seitz Environmental

    Welcome to Seitz Environmental., the best waterproofing and mold removal company in the Lehigh Valley area. In the blogs to come, we’ll touch on topics that will help you better understand mold as well as how to properly clean up mold. However, before we get into those blogs, we thought we’d introduce ourselves a little first. We’ll go over who we are, what we do, and even the areas we serve…Read More