Mold and mildew is a completely natural organism and plays a important role in the environment. However, we don't want it in our residences! Mold and mildew spores can be harmful to human health and consequently it needs to be kept out of the home as well as workplace.

If interior mold comes to be a problem, you'll require the services of a mold remediation business like Airisol Mold Remediation to correct the situation.

By finding and eliminating or encapsulating the large amounts of mold that are present in the residence, mold and mildew removal aids in keeping occupants and property owners and their family pets safe. Mold cleanup is additionally increasingly being included in home sales and purchases, such is the severity of the problem.

The Basics of Mold in the Home

Some locations are more susceptible to problems with mold than others. In particular damp settings or locations subjected to flood risk, where water damage may take place are at greatest risk. Properties with plumbing leakages and also water leaks are additionally at enhanced danger of mold and mildew invasion. The increased use of ac systems can additionally trigger favorable conditions} that increase mold and mildew growth.

Mold is absolutely existing in houses where there is wetness and is normally accompanied by a stuffy odor. Mold that grows in the grout in between ceramic tiles in bathrooms, shower rooms and kitchen areas is the most widely known variety. Every time you spray that mold with a bleach-based cleanser and also wipe it off, you're engaging in a basic kind of DIY mold remediation. Various other areas experience more dangerous mold, either from a safety or aesthetic perspective.

Mold can typically be concealed behind drywalls, in crawl spaces, attic rooms, roof areas, under carpets and in various other locations where visual evaluation isn't feasible. It can be extremely difficult for the property owner to realize they have a mold and mildew issue.

Locations of the House Where Mold And Mildew Develops

Any type of area with water has the potential to produce mold and mildew. Mold and mildew can condense and proliferate in a house with excessive humidity. Ironically, while newer houses are more securely insulated, they frequently sustain greater mold development than older homes. Mold can thrive on fiberglass insulation, which makes it challenging to remove.

Common Locations For Mold Growth Include:


Insides of walls


Near to chimneys




Beneath sinks

Area of foundation air vents

A/c systems

Porous materials

The Mold Removal Process

Prep work

A complete site evaluation will have been carried out and all impacted areas noted.

The work area is sealed and plastic sheeting is utilized to avoid mold and mildew spores being spread throughout the structure.

Ventilation and Containment

Setting up containment as well as air flow is undoubtedly the initial as well as most crucial stage in remediating the development of mold and mildew. To stop mold and mildew spores that are disturbed and become airborne from infecting an clean location, it is essential to make use of appropriate ventilation and air filtration devices (AFDs), such as air scrubbers.

Decontaminating and Cleaning

The following step is cleaning and disinfection, and this is when the real remediation and disposal of infected materials take place. Our professionals then administer solutions consisting of biocide, fungicide, as well as moldicide after cleansing and disinfecting.

Identify and address the source of the mold

Our professionals manage any type of problems regarding moisture or humidity in the following phase. For instance, a loosened bathroom fan air duct that enters the roof space may be dealt with. They may handle the repair if it is a straightforward one. For much more challenging repairs, a subcontractor may be needed to fix the issue.

Encapsulating the mold

Paint or any kind of similar product can be made use of to cover mold and mildew that has not been eliminated. Encapsulation is a permissible technique for removing mold and mildew from a residence, however it is only an authorized technique once the majority of the mold and mildew has actually been removed and the damaged area has dried out completely. Prior to painting or caulking, the source or origin of the mold needs to be resolved. We do not enclose wet active mold sources.

Health effects of mold and mildew - All mold is not toxic mold

Not all mold and mildews are toxic molds but they are known to induce asthmatic reactions in some people and can all cause damage to your home. Mold and mildew levels should never ever be permitted to escalate in the home.

* People with asthma are at enhanced risk from mold and mildew spores.

When to Call an Professional

Although a variety of kinds of mold are not harmful, certain mold and mildew can be harmful and are understood to exacerbate existing health problems. You need a certified expert with mold managemen knowledge to determine the type of mold and mildew you have and the level of threat it subjects you to. At Airisol Mold Remediation we have the industry knowledge as well as experience to help you understand the threat you and your family are at and remedy the problem.

Call Airisol Mold Remediation on (539) 203-0261 today and speak with one of our mold and mildew remediation specialists.