Jessi and Michael discuss how to identify mold in your home and Michael dives into the effective way he and his company work with families to permanently eliminate mold from their homes. They discuss the ramification of taking the easy way out when it comes to dealing with exposures and why so many people are taken advantage of this within this industry. Michael shares his vision of making safe and effective mold remediation more accessible.
Both Jessi and Michael share their personal experience with mold and Michael discusses what lead him into the work he does today. [00:10:02]
What is mold and when does it become a health concern? [00:19:37]
What are some steps you can take yourself to identify mold in your home? [00:30:39]
How to find the right companies for both mold testing and mold remediation? [00:47:47]
"After hurricane Sandy happened in the Northeast, where I'm originally from, I started seeing patterns of people getting sick and that's when I began trying to understand why this was happening and trying to wrap my head around what I can do about that." - Michael Rubino
"Knowledge is power. I think that this is going to take time and I want to be forthright about that. But as this time is taken and we all learn more, we're going to do better. And by doing better, we're going to be better. That's really what it comes down to." - Michael Rubino
"They're driving in circles, they're not getting better and they're losing hope. Those are the people that my heart breaks for and those are the people I get up every day for. Every single person that finds this information can do something with it and start getting better." - Michael Rubino
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About Jessi Michel Agadoni:
Authentic Calm is space for the sensitive spirit to learn, grow, heal, and optimize. Guided and hosted by Jessi Michel Agadoni the creator of the Authentic Calm™ Method and holistic practitioner at Merfleur Wellness.
About Michael Rubino
Michael Rubino, Author of The Mold Medic: An Expert's Guide on Mold Removal, is the authority on mold remediation. As President of HomeCleanse, Rubino specializes in working with people who are immunocompromised or have acute and sustained reactions to mold exposure. Rubino provides solutions that not only get rid of mold sources, but also get rid of the contamination created by those mold sources using his proprietary “Home Detox” method. He is a council certified Mold Remediator by IICRC and ACAC and a contributing member, sponsor, and speaker for the Indoor Air Quality Association.