WHAT ARE THE BLACK STREAKS ON MY WALLS AND CEILING?

Each Fall and winter, RESTORx is called to investigate the black streaks that form on ceilings and walls of homes. These calls are usually a panicked call to see if their house is “infested” with mold. These streaks normally outline the framing members of the house behind the drywall and are the sign of one …

Smoke Demystified

There are several different kinds of smoke, each which requires a different type of cleaning process. Here’s our handy guide to help you classify what type of smoke you’re dealing with. Smoke Classification There are two different types of smoke: driven smoke and free-floating smoke. Driven Smoke, also known as hot smoke, is pressurized and …