It is imperative for mold growth to be professionally removed as quickly as possible to minimize the potential damage mold growth can cause. Unchecked fungi amplification can permanently damage your home as well as your health. According to a Harvard University School of Public Health study, over 50% of our homes have indoor mold. And once you have mold spores, it’s incredibly easy for those spores to latch on to a moist surface and multiply. That leaves a lot of families vulnerable to the possible health effects of indoor mold:
- Watery or itchy eyes
- Sore throat
- Skin irritation
- Respiratory problems
In fact, a study at the University of Arizona suggests that mold spores are a suspected cause in the tripling of the asthma rate in the past 20 years. By knowing the facts about mold, you can better keep your home and family, safe and healthy.
First Response Restoration are specialists in mold cleanup. We have the appropriate equipment and tools to ensure that your mold issue is professionally remediated. When mold is removed, special precautions have to be taken to ensure that during the mold removal process, mold spores are not spread throughout the unaffected parts of the home. Once the mold is removed, pieces of drywall or flooring that have been contaminated may need to be fully replaced.
First Response Restoration is licensed in the removal of mold and in restoring the areas of the home that have been significantly damaged by the mold. We practice the latest methods of restoration and remediation to keep the integrity of the area as much as possible, while also restricting the possibility of future mold growth. We specialize in making people feel at home again and make ourselves available to our clients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Professional, Trained & Certified Mold Removal Experts
The process of removing mold is completely different than that of a flood or fire restoration job. The area affected by the mold needs to be contained to avoid the risk of the mold spreading further. Specific precautions need to be taken, and the appropriate PPE must be worn to keep the technicians safe from the mold. Locating the source of the mold is a must and locating this source can be problematic due to the size and permeation of some mold growths. Mold can be found inside concrete cracks, inside HVAC systems, inside sheet rock and walls, under carpets, and on wooden surfaces.
Mold needs to be dealt with swiftly, especially for preventing any serious health risks for those who work or live in property affected by the mold. Mold spores spread very easily, especially if the area is moist or has high humidity. It can also be easily spread by brushing against it, which causes the spores to be released into the air. The team at First Response Restoration has handled many mold cleanup and removal jobs for numerous local residents and commercial clients. Our staff is trained and certified by the IICRC, and are up to date on all of the latest remediation methods and protocols. We practice the latest methods of restoration and remediation to keep the integrity of the area as much as possible, while also restricting the possibility of future mold growth.
Our mold removal and remediation process includes:
- Damage & Cleanup
- Mold Eradication
- Complete Restoration