Every homeowner deals with residential mold remediation at some point. However, some homeowners experience a bigger mold problem than others. Sometimes, North Carolina creates a perfect combination for mold. We’ve got the summer humidity, occasional thunderstorms, and older historic homes. So, between all these elements, homes from Statesville to Monroe sometimes need extreme residential mold remediation. But, don’t worry. AFTERDISASTER, a family-focused company, comes in to safely remove mold from you home.
When you notice mold in your bathroom, you just spray some cleaning products and get rid of it. If you have a bigger mold problem, though, removing it won’t be so easy. Mold removal comes with all sorts of challenges that require a professional touch.
Mold grows best in dark spaces, which means that it hides out in tough-to-reach places. You rarely see mold out in the open. Instead, it grows in corners, behind walls, in attics, and in basements. That’s why you might go a long time before noticing the problem. By the time you do notice, you’ve got a major problem on your hands. It’s also the reason why mold is so tough to remove. You have to find all the mold before you can get rid of it.
Mold grows when water activates mold spores. Once moisture activates mold, that mold will grow until you put a stop to it. Unfortunately, the only way to stop mold growth is to remove every lastspeck of it. If you leave any mold behind, it will keep growing until you have a major problem again and have to start right back at square one. Even worse, cleaning the mold can actually create more mold if you’re not careful. When you disrupt mold, that mold releases more spores into the air. This can harm your health as you breathe in those spores. It can also create a new mold problem if water activates those spores. You may think you’ve gotten rid of the problem, but you’ve really just moved it to a different spot.
Thankfully, AFTERDISASTER-Metrolina is equipped and ready to get rid of your home’s mold problem. We have a step-by-step process that works every time.
First, of course, we have to find the mold. You can show us where you first spotted the mold, and we’ll figure out just how far that mold has spread. Like we said, you have to get rid of all the mold to keep the problem from coming back. The good news is that we know all of the places where mold likes to hide. It can’t run from the professionals. Once we’ve figured out how much mold you have in your house, we can estimate how long with rest of the job will take. If you’d like, we can keep you posted on the process.
Next, we clean. However, this isn’t an ordinary cleaning process. We use premium, specially formulated cleaning solutions that stop mold in its tracks. Our cleaning tools can reach into corners and other tight spaces where mold can hide. When AFTERDISASTER-Metrolina removes mold, we get rid of all of it the first time.
REMOVAL & REPAIR
Sometimes, mold embeds itself into your walls and other structures. In that case, we’ll have to remove and replace those structures. With walls, for instance, we can remove and replace plaster that mold has destroyed.
If you have a persistent moisture problem in your house, you’ll only end up with more mold. For the homes that need it, we provide expert moisture removal to keep the problem from coming back.
A small amount of mold is a nuisance. A large amount of mold is a danger. Some molds are more toxic than others, but they all can cause severe reactions. If anyone in your family has allergies, asthma, or mold sensitivities, they could experience unpleasant and harmful symptoms. These can include the symptoms that we’ve listed below.
● Coughing ● Wheezing ● Trouble breathing ● Sneezing ● Choking
If you or someone in your family experiences these symptoms when exposed to mold, call us right away. We’ll get rid of the problem so that you can keep your family healthy.
Between all of the dangers and challenges that come from mold, you shouldn’t attempt to get rid of it yourself. Instead, look for a highly-qualified professional team who can get the job done. Your professional team will have the skills, tools, experience, and safety equipment that they need to remove the mold without making the problem worse.
If you know that you have a mold problem, how do you choose the right team to remove it? At AFTERDISASTER-Metrolina, we have several qualities that set us apart. If you want the best service in the Charlotte area, we have exactly what you need. Here’s why.
Have a mold emergency? Don’t wait. We’ll pick up the phone whenever you call us, and we can be at your home in about an hour to start our assessment. You’re always welcome to make an appointment with us, but if your family members are coughing or wheezing, that mold needs to go right away. We’re here to make that happen.
How do you know that your restoration team knows what they’re doing? Check for certification. The IICRC is an independent, non-profit organization that certifies high-quality disaster response companies. At AFTERDISASTER-Metrolina, we proudly hold certification from the IICRC. We also have certification for mold removal in the state of North Carolina.
As a family-focused company, we do everything in our power to keep local families safe and happy. As a result, we make customer satisfaction a top priority. When you work with AFTERDISASTER-Metrolina, we guarantee that you’ll be happy with the results.
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