Are you concerned you may have mold and mildew in your Elgin IL residence, office, or other structure? If you are worried about the presence of mold and mildew, or if a house inspector or other contractor has notified you about mold and mildew, you might want to arrange an inspection with Healthy Home Mold Inspection Elgin. Below is a short introduction of what we do throughout a common assessment:
The initial step in figuring out a possible mold and mildew problem is the visual assessment. Throughout this stage, we be looking for three factors: evidence of water leakage or intrusion, visual signs of of mold and mildew development, along with locations with a capacity for mold development in the future. An assessment will cover the interior living area, attic area, basement as well as the crawl space or storage areas. The outside of the home will be checked out for signs of water damage or or structural issues that could result in wetness seepage into the dwelling.
Surface mold testing is utilized to assess mold and mildew varieties on an area.
For this sampling technique a clear tape or swab sample is used to gather mold-like product. Material accumulated on the tape or swab will be evaluated with a fungi screen or culture by an independent lab.
Air sampling is the most reliable techniques for establishing whether mold is present in a specific place. Our test utilizes an air sampling cassette. Air quality is examined by using a device that draws in air across a glass slide. The sample is then sent to an independent laboratory where the spores are classified by category and counted. An exterior control sample is needed to determine a normal mold count in your location on the day the mold tests are taken.
The independent lab will send us the results from your mold screening samples, which we will then go over with you and supply you a copy. The information we provide to you from the mold test will contain information like the type of mold, how much mold and mildew is present, description of the mold and mildew qualities and problems, comparison of mold and mildew amounts found compared to “routine” quantities of mold located in your area, etc. We do much more than notify you “you have mold and mildew.” We also produce a guide determining the reasons for the mold and the best ways to eliminate it through mold remediation and mold removal methods.
When we make you knowledgeable about the results of the mold tests, you will be the one to choose what to about the mold situation. We will give you a written outline of steps you can take on your own to remove the mold, or recommend a mold removal protocol if you decide to work with a mold remediation service. We can likewise carry out post mold removal testing to make sure your home has been correctly cleaned by the mold remediation company.
Healthy Home Mold Inspection Elgin
22 Spring St
Elgin IL 60120