As a fungus, mold tends to grow in damp areas that are typically hard to access: tight corners, underneath carpets, in rugs and on furniture.
Drawing on our experience as a professional and successful mold remediation company in Canada, we know the need for mold removal in some areas is more common than in others.
Some typical places you might find mold growing are basements, attics, bathrooms and laundry rooms.
Ambitious homeowners and handymen, who are looking to save money and do the mold removal themselves, will unfortunately find that this task is not as easy as it might seem.
Professionals Carry Out Tricky Mold Removal
First, you have to properly contain the area, to prevent any mold spores that become airborne from spreading. Secondly, you must have access to specialized tools and equipment, allowing you to achieve a deep clean by removing even the smallest of particles from the air.
At Mold Busters, our experts use HEPA vacuums, ozone treatments, and fogging machines to make sure mold has been completely killed and removed. Finally, you must have knowledge of and experience following the established safety procedures and remediation techniques.
Most professional mold removal companies will begin by carrying out a thorough mold inspection of the property, which can include a visual assessment, air quality test, mold test and an infrared scan. The inspector should take note of any areas that seem prone to moisture intrusion and mold, as well as any odours, discoloration, and areas of high humidity.
He will also inspect the ventilation system, to ensure it’s operating properly. The ventilation system plays a tremendously important role in mold prevention.
Remember that professional help with cleaning mold is the safest and surest way to ensure that your mold problems are taken care of in the long term.
Mold Busters uses the reliable HEPA vacuum to help remove unwanted air particles and pollutants. Professionals’ access to this equipment is just one reason it’s important to call on a professional mold remediation company.