Do you think you have mold in your home? Mold can be toxic, and there are some molds that need to be removed by a mold remediation specialist, but not all molds require an experts mold removal services. So how do you know when to call a certified mold remediation specialist? Or when not to call? The answer is simple; if you are unsure, call us! You can also read some of the following indicators.
Check the Size of the Mold
If the spread of the mold is dark, prominent, and larger than 10 square feet, then do not tackle the job on your own. It is time to call a mold remediation specialist that has the certification and equipment necessary to completely remove the mold to ensure your home is safe.
The Location of the Mold Matters
Homeowners here in Louisiana are used to humid conditions that are perfect for mold growth in nearly every room of your home. But there are still rooms that you should check more than others for hazardous mold growth. Check your bathrooms, kitchens, laundry rooms, and any crawl spaces you have. When you are checking for mold in these rooms, look behind the larger appliances like your refrigerator, washer/dryer, and under your sinks.
Some people are more sensitive to mold growth than others. Be aware that mold does have an odor and if someone in your home smells a “musty” odor, do a quick check around your home for mold growth. If you don’t see any mold, be aware that it could be in a place you might not be able to get to, so don’t hesitate to call us to remediate any mold in your home 337-944-4354. DryMax Fire and Restoration is a mold remediation specialist in Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Lake Charles, Opelousas, Broussard, and Alexandria, LA areas.