Mold removal steps and processes

Mold removal is not something you should delay. The mold won’t remove itself and the infestation will only get worse. United Restoration can help you with mold removal in Boca Raton, Coral Springs, Delray Beach, Pembroke Pines, Parkland and Pompano Beach.

Understanding mold removal is one thing, but doing the actual work is another more challenging one. There are terms thrown around such as mold removal, mold remediation, mold abatement and mold mitigation. For our purposes, they mean the same thing. Finding the mold, removing it and preventing recurrence.

If you don’t seem mold but suspect or worry about it, you can have a professional technician perform an onsite mold inspection. If mold is present, whether visible or not, you must have it removed, plain and simple. You don’t have to break the house down – a professional plumber or technician will know what to do.

When it comes to mold removal there are specific steps and precautions that need to be taken. The first one is safety. That means protective clothing and gear. Another important step is the prevention of cross contamination. One of the most important tasks in mold removal is dealing with the source. This might be a water leak or a roof leak. Whatever is causing the moisture is the source of the mold problem. Then, of course there is the physical removal of the mold itself. During the mold removal process, certain affected materials may need to be discarded and replaced.

Once mold is removed the air should be treated for mold spores. This could require use of air movers and scrubbers as well as high-efficiency filters. This process could also involve negative air containment techniques. This process basically replaces moldy air with fresh air by using blowers and air pressure machine.