Having mold in your home or business is what many owners would consider to be a nightmare. Not only does this unwanted house guest create problems with your home (both visually and structurally) but it can also damage your health and quality of life. If you find yourself in this situation you can trust All Brothers Restoration to return your home to a mold-free state through mold removal and mold remediation. You may be wondering how you may know you have mold without seeing it. Mold can grow anywhere and everywhere- including placing you can’t see. Here are some indicators that may encourage you to get your home assessed and inspected for mold.
It is safe to assume that if you see mold in your home you should contact a professional to assess the situation. Even without seeing mold, you may be able to see signs that could imply the presence of mold. Things like discoloration on your drywall, ceiling, and floor, warped floorboards, visual signs of water damage, and peeling paint or wallpaper can all be indicators of mold and could signal the need for mold remediation or mold removal.
It is a widely known fact that mold can cause a plethora of adverse health effects. Depending on the type of mold in your home and the amount of time you are exposed, some symptoms can be less dangerous but still reduce your quality of life. In certain cases the potential health risks can be severe, and even life threatening. Some examples of symptoms from mold exposure include:
- Allergy symptoms
- Respiratory issues
- Asthma complications
- Increased infections
- Cold and flu like symptoms
- Weakened immune system
- Constant illness
- Brain fog
- Frequent headaches
- Sinus infections
- Skin rashes and irritation
Do you have a mildew smell in your home or business that won’t go away, no matter how much you clean or how many candles you light? This is a tell tale sign that mold could be lurking in the shadows. To be rid of the odor, contact All Brothers for mold removal and mold remediation.
High Humidity And Moisture
Having high humidity can actually cause the spread of mold. The ideal level of humidity indoors is between 30 and 50 percent. If your level is higher than this, it would benefit you to invest in a dehumidifier and reach out to a professional to check your residential or commercial property for mold. It is important to note that high humidity comes with its own set of health risks for those indoors as well as damage risks for the property.
Water Damage And Leaks
Whether its fresh water damage or signs from a previous incident, it may be a spot that is harboring the growth of mold. Leaks are also known to bring mold with them since mold thrives in wet and moist areas.
If you suspect there is mold in your home or business, reaching out to mold remediation experts can either put your mind at ease or get you the information you need to get started with mold removal. Take your health into your hands and protect your home by getting rid of mold for good. Contact us at All Brothers Restoration to get started.