Molds are present everywhere in nature, and mold spores are a common component of household and workplace dust. However, when spores are present in large quantities, they are a health hazard to humans, potentially causing allergic reactions and respiratory problems.Living on the coast makes most homes subject to acquire mold through various weather and living conditions. When you have mold growing hidden away in your house, often a moldy smell might be the only clue that it's there. Don't ignore mold odors if you can't see any mold. You should thoroughly inspect your home before any mold problems get worse.
If you can see mold growth, even if it's only small, you should take action immediately. Small mold patches can spread and the fact that there is any mold shows that the conditions in your home are right for mold to grow.<
Any long term moisture problems in your house may lead to mold beginning to grow. Mold growth can often be hidden. If you have had a leak, a flood or notice that your home has a lot of condensation issues then you may have a potential mold problem. If the water intrusion was behind a wall or other surface, then any mold will probably be hidden behind the surface too.
If you want to know more about Mold Removal, signs of mold, or just want to know what the next step is, you should contact a professional mold contractor. We are here to help!
In order to properly identify and remove mold from your property we will:
• Assess the size of the mold problem and identify mold-damaged materials.
• Identify the source or cause of the moisture problem.
• Plan the mold remediation strategy and adapt guidelines to fit any unique situation.
• Select area containment equipment and mold removal team.
• Remove the mold growth and remediate the affected area.
• Fix the water or moisture problem.
• Clean and dry moldy materials.
• Properly dispose of any moldy items that can’t be cleaned.
• Perform follow-up inspections to check for the return of moisture and mold.
Don’t let mold growth compromise your health and safety or the structural integrity of your building.
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Water Damage can happen from many different sources. Water damage is often easily identified as in a flood or storm, but a small leak that goes undetected can cause damage from a minor inconsequential nature to the more extreme. Whatever your situation it is best to rely on a professional to clean-up water damage immediately to assure that mold does not occur.
To minimize water damage, it is important to follow these steps:
In addition to performing turn-key water damage restoration services, including water removal, structural drying and content cleaning, ACMR also provides follow-up mold and mildew inspections. Our teams are staffed with qualified technicians whose expertise will help to ensure the lasting health, safety and value of your property. Always work with a professional restoration service as it’s important to make sure the technician has the right knowledge and tools for the job. Infrared probes are used to tell the extent of the destruction, as well as air movers, air scrubbers, different sizes and types of dryers and blowers, special hardwood dryers, and dryers designed specifically for drying the sub-floor and inner wall cavities. Armed with water damage restoration training and the proper tools, most situations are salvageable.