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Are you having a Mold Remediation & Removal in Lorton VA ?

No need to worry, we offer Mold Remediation & Removal Services in Lorton VA.

Why it is so important to call an experienced & certified mold remediation company?

There are thousands of species of mold on earth. The mold that has received the most “press coverage” is Stachrybotrys chartarum referred to it as the “black mold” and is one of the many mycotoxins-producing molds. It takes under ideal conditions between 7 to 12 days to begin colonizing; however this mold has been associated with prolonged water damage of building materials. There are other molds most commonly found in remediation work like Penicillium and Aspergillus. These two are xerophilic, which means they can grow in low moisture environments. In fact, you don’t want any of these or other type of mold in your walls or house.

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) in the document Mold Remediation in Schools and Commercial Buildings (2001) concluded that, “When moisture occurs and mold growth results, building occupants may begin to report odors and a variety of health problems, such as headaches, breathing difficulties, skin irritation, allergenic reactions (Sneezing, runny nose, red eyes, skin rash (dermatitis)) The USEPA document a brief guide to Mold, Moisture and your home says “the key to mold control is moisture control”. You should act rapidly if you’re having water damage or if you see any visible mold on your walls.. Contact a professional mold remediation company to remove and clean the mold before it becomes a more serious problem for you.

In Virginia there are not yet regulations on how to remove or clean mold, however any professional mold remediation company here in VA or any other part of USA should follow IICRC S520 Standard and Reference and Guide for Professional Mold Remediation and IICRC S500 Standard and Reference Guide for Professional Water Damage Restoration.

What does a Mold Remediation or Removal Company do?

It is important to know what to expect from us when we arrive.

A professional, certified and experience mold remediator should inspect the affected area and surroundings thoroughly. In most cases and with the help of moisture meters find the source of moisture or what is causing the mold problem and prepare a cleaning protocol. If there is any person with the compromised inmune system, the remediatior may recommend the participation of an Industrial Hygienist, Microbiologist or Indoor environmental professional.

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