The American Apartment Owners Association has provided a very helpful guide to Mold Remediation for Landlords. Here is their helpful guide to dealing with Mold issues.
I didn’t realize how cold its already become in the Bay Area, until my old furnace went out last week. The HVAC company ordered a new one and is working on replacing, but in the meantime, I’m running a few very inefficient space heaters. I have a feeling the energy bill is going to be through the roof this month! So what do you do if you live in an older home like mine and don’t have all the built in efficiency of newer homes? Its not always practical to have all of your walls insulated and upgrade your windows. Here are a few tips I found helpful. I had success with using clear plastic on windows frames. Click here to read more