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Mold Inspection Services in Daytona Beach

Mold can impact you and your home in a profound way. Infestations such as mold can drastically impact your real estate. Not only that but mold puts you and everyone around it in danger of major health issues. Something as small as leaking pipe water can quickly grow into a very expensive ongoing battle. Fortunately, there are places that offer expertise that can quickly test and treat a mold outbreak. Places like Damage Control Florida. We have both the tools and personnel to properly inspect your home or business for mold infestations. To learn more about what we can do for you, read more.

Advanced Equipment

Everyone knows that anything is possible if you have the right tools. Here at Damage Control Florida, we have all the latest mold testing equipment available. We use things such as laser thermometers so that we are able to confirm the HVAC systems are functioning correctly. We use borescopes so that we can actually look at the area in question and visually inspect it. We also use meter for measuring moisture levels in the air. All of these things are necessary in order to properly determine if mold is present. It also gives us the ability to give you the most accurate inspection available.

Indoor Air Testing

While mold inspections are a good step to take, they do not always work the best. Fortunately, there is more than one way to test for mold. Testing your home for mold in more than one way will give you the closure you need on whether there is a mold infestation or not.

How does it work?

It works by specializing testing kits that sample the air at different points. They work by trapping airborne mold in a collection chamber. Once the mold sits in place for a required period of time, we analyze them for the presence of mold spores.

Outdoor Air Testing

As a precaution, the air around your home will also be tested. This will help insure that your home is not at risk of getting more mold or getting into your respiratory system. If mold is outside at a high concentration, it is possible for the mold to make it’s way back inside the home.

However, if the mold reading from inside the home are greater than those from outside the home, it suggest that the mold infestation is coming from inside the home.

Surface Testing

While most companies only do the basic mold testing, we like to go the extra mile.

If able to do so, we have many other techniques that we are able to offer you.
This includes using a carpet cassette. This enables us to test the safety of your floors.

For example; if mold is located during a visual inspection, we will send scrapings of the material to the lab for further testing.

Why is this important?

It is important so that both you and us will know just how serious the mold problem is. Some mold can have serious health risks, while others are not so much. Knowing the kind of mold will also allow us to know the best possible way to remove it.

Mold Remediation Experts in Daytona Beach

Discovering mold growing inside your home or business is not the best way to start or end your day! If you have found mold then give Damage Control Florida a call. We can provide safe and fast cleanup in a timely manner. We are experts in the mold remediation area and can have your home or business back in tip top shape in no time at all!

As mold is very dangerous and can cause serious health issues for you and your family, it is important that you contact a professional as soon as the mold is discovered. After all, you don’t want to risk the health of you or your loved ones.

Remedy

The first thing we are to do is locate and fix the root of the problem. Once this is done, we will diligently check outside and inside the home to make sure there is no moisture problem. Leaking water and to much humidity in the air ducts are just two of the main causes of mold. Searching the entire property is one of the ways we ensure that once the mold is gone, it will not return.
Contain.

We are very much committed to protecting you and your families health. Which is why it is very critical to contain the area that is contaminated. The best way to contain an area is to seal off the area that needs remediation so that mold spores cannot spread.

Is this really a concern?

Yes! Mold spores are easily stirred up. Just walking in a room can make the mold spores stir up. Leaving the mold undisturbed will make the cleaning process easier and smaller.

This is why you should always take the necessary precautions to ensure that the infected area does not contaminate the rest of the home.
Dispose.

While you can save some appliances and furniture, there are some things that are beyond repair. Things that you will have to part with and replace. Not only appliance and furniture, but dry walls as well.

When taken things out to dispose of, you should always bag each piece of material so that the mold spore are trapped and cannot spread.