Mold Removal FAQs

Mold Removal FAQs 2016-12-25T11:53:22+00:00

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  • Itching or irritation of the eyes, nose, and skin.
  • Skin rash
  • Sinus infection or congestion
  • Sneezing/coughing
  • Upper or Lower respiratory infections
  • Fatigue
  • Frequent Headaches
  • Trouble concentrating, memory lapses, confusion
  • Mood swings, anxiety, depression
  • Chronic aches and pains
  • Digestive problems
  • Long term memory loss
  • Basements near walls that have seepage problems
  • On attic walls, insulation, and ceilings near rook leaks
  • On and around wooden joists near pipe condensation
  • Under or around leaking air conditioning units
  • Near broken windows or broken window frames
  • Underneath wallpaper in poorly insulated/paneled areas
  • Near foundation cracks
  • On and around faulty external vents
  • Under linoleum near a sink leak
  • Under leaky sinks
  • On and around building infestation problems
  • On the underside of moist carpeting
  • Under wall paneling
  • Under wallpaper
  • Behind wallboard
  • Wet papers
  • On anything that contains cellulose, a food source for mold
  • Stachybotrys is one member of a group of molds. These molds produce airborne toxins. These molds can cause breathing difficulties, dizziness, memory and hearing loss, and flulike symptoms.
  • Cladosporium and Penicillium are more commonly found molds but these molds can cause allergic reactions, asthma, breathing problems, sinus infections, headaches, coughing and eye and throat irritation.
  • Memnoniella and Aspergillus versicolor are two types of mold that can produce airborne toxins. They produce mycotoxins and can cause even worse problems. These problems are chronic fatigue, loss of balance and memory, irritability and difficulty speaking.
  • First, you need to call a professional and have quality testing performed to find out what kind of molds you are dealing with. The mold inspectors at Fresh Maintenance can do all the necessary testing from a visual inspection, to surface sampling, to air sampling which finds mold that is hidden behind walls.
  • Second, if mold is present in significant amounts.
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