Removing Mold From Crawlspaces

Identify the source of mold

Mold can cause a lot of damage to any home. The mold contaminates the air and it leads to health problems and breathing issues for anyone living in the house. If you have had recent water damage you might very well be dealing with mold. It doesn’t take a long time for mold to grow and once it starts growing it spreads quickly.

Mold is not only unsightly, but can also be hazardous to your health

Handling mold can be dangerous which is why you need to use a professional mold removal service to get rid of the mold for you. A professional service is going to quickly and efficiently get rid of the mold so your house is safe again.

Removing mold is complicated and it is also dangerous. You only want professionals doing this job. Professionals, like the ones at Disaster Services Flood & Water Removal, have all of the right equipment and they actually know what they are doing.

When your home has water damage mold spores start to spread. All they need is a damp surface to start growing. A few spores will quickly turn into colonies. Before the mold can even be removed it is important to remove the moisture source.

Once the water has been dried up the restoration service can start treating the mold. Each situation is going to be different. The restoration service is going to evaluate the site and give you a customized treatment plan that is going to remove all of the mold quickly.

The mold damage assessment is free. The service will use a variety of methods to detect the mold. They use the latest technologies to ensure that they find the mold.

Once the mold is detected it will need to be contained. The service uses advanced containment procedures to ensure that the mold and spores are going to be contained. Negative air pressure and physical barriers are often used during cleanup. This keeps the mold from spreading.

The air in your home will need to be filtered to ensure that all of the mold spores have been removed from the air. It is crucial that all of the mold spores are removed if you don’t want to have any issues with the mold coming back. The special filtration system is going to remove all of the mold spores.

The length of the treatment process is going to depend on how serious the mold infestation is and where the mold is. The service uses industrial antimicrobial treatments to remove the mold and they also use antifungal treatments to remove all of the mold colonies.

Any mold-infested materials will have to be removed. If the infestation is serious the carpeting and drywall might have to be removed as well. The contents of the rooms will need to be professionally cleaned as well. Once the cleaning is done your home will need to be deodorized for removing mold odors.

The water damage restoration service will also restore your home. They will make repairs as needed which include replacing drywall, putting in new flooring, and painting. They will leave your home in the condition that is was in before it was damaged.