The Importance Of Removal of Mold Materials
Mold can pose a risk to both the health of occupants and the structural integrity of the building. At the same time, removing mold can be tricky and hazardous if you don't know what you are doing. Mold growth can be found anywhere in your house: on furniture, inside and outside walls, inside the attic, on the ceiling, and even underneath floors. Our team will quickly get the situation under control, working together with Certified Approved Vendors or Subcontractors as needed to get your life and your home back on track.
When moisture remains undetected, mold occurs, causing severe damage and health concerns. It’s critical to take care to identify and treat before it overtakes your entire property.
At Fours Seasons we offer comprehensive mold remediation and removal which involves:
Phase 1: Detection & Assessment
Initial inspection and testing of the contaminated area. Four Seasons offer mold detection and assessment. Our team is fully equipped to hand any mold detection either through lab tests or using our thermal image cameras.
Phase 2: Containment set-up
Immediately containment to prevent mold growth around the contaminated area. Four Seasons offer a variety of containment including heavy-duty plastic walls and temporary solid walls. So if you are a business, you can keep your door open and business running.
Phase 3: Mold Removal and Decontamination
Mold removal and properly bagging and disposal of loss items and infected materials. HVAC cleaning and decontamination along with HEPA vacuuming. Detailed cleaning and decontamination of structures and contents. Remediation air equipment set-up and monitoring (dehumidifier and/or negative air).
Phase 4: Clearance Test and Containment tear-down
Clearance test report generated. If negative, containment tear-down along with air control equipment dis-mobilization. At this point, your property is mold-free and ready to be restored to its original state.
Mold Prevention Tips
Keep your foundation dry after a flood or heavy rain.
Prevent moisture with proper ventilation.
Clean and repair roof gutters.
At first sign of water damage, call your local FSR branch for an immediate inspection and remediation.
Water damage is the number one reason for mold growth. Making sure a proper water damage remediation was completed is critical to prevent mold growth.
Did You Know?
Here is some indicator of a mold problem. Have you noticed a musty odor? Do you have recent water damage? Are there any materials within the property that has been wet or damp for 48 hours or longer? Have your property gone through remodeling or any major work lately? If you question the presence of mold, call your local specialist today.