What are the Signs of Black Mold? – Get an Affordable Quote for Mold Repair
Do you feel allergic to your own home? This could be a red flag for a mold infestation in your home. Usual side effects of allergic reactions to mold are often confused for a cold or flu, with side effects like sneezing, sore eyes and excess mucus. The well-known harmful strain called black mold, is a particularly potent strain of mold that grows quickly in warm, moist conditions like crawlspaces.
You may have already seen visible black mold around your home but wrote it off as dirt or soot. Black mold will appear in a dotted pattern. These groups usually appear slick with a dark green, almost gray color. Get a Quote for Affordable Mold Repair Contractors.
Black mold only requires a small amount of water to survive and reproduce, which means if your home has flooded in the past, leaky pipes and condensation, it could make a suitable home for this strain. Check for warped surfaces from water or spots on the surfaces of your home like walls, floors and ceilings. Furthermore, a musty scent is an indicator of secret black mold. Find out today with an affordable quote on mold damage remediation from our contractors!
If you suspect your home has black mold, call Paul Davis for help from black mold damage repair professionals. Extended exposure can lead to conditions such as:
- Irritation of the mucous membranes of the mouth
- In very serious cases, bleeding in the lungs and nose
How Does Black Mold Get Into My House?
Black mold may come inside your home in various courses like through ventilation, windows, doors, transported on garments, pets and other items exposed to the outdoors. Mold spores are generally everywhere, inside and out, thankfully you can start taking precautions to keep it from becoming a problem. If you suspect black mold in your home, don’t hesitate. Get an affordable quote for mold damage remediation from our talented contractors!
Avoid further mold problems in your home by taking some of these measures:
- Immediately repair surfaces in your home with water damage
- Keep humidity at a minimum if possible, never higher than 50%
- Turn on an air conditioner during humid spring and summer
- Inspect ventilation and exhaust fans around your kitchen or bathroom
- Clean kitchens with anti-fungal cleaners
- Avoid carpeting mold-prone areas
- Take out and renew flooded carpets
- Hire an affordable mold damage restoration company
Getting Black Mold Damage Repair
Our technicians at Paul Davis have extensive training and certification to make sure that harmful particles and mold growths are gone fast and according to standards. We conduct quality commercial and residential mold removal service earning us a national reputation. Call us today for an affordable quote.
The Paul Davis staff performs 24/7 emergency response to make it to your home within hours of you contacting us. The responders you’ll meet are equipped with industrial-grade equipment that removes and cleans the areas the mold touched. We send our discreet contents cleaners and containment, in addition to thorough sanitation and odor treatment after we remove the problem. We want to go that extra mile to assist you and your family in the days after mold restoration, so we also provide assistance with the insurance claims process. If you believe your home is hiding mold or has been damaged by mold, call the mold repair specialists with Paul Davis Restoration. Call Paul for an affordable quote today!