Mold 101

My Basement Repair Pro is trusted for dealing with all types of mold issues in your area.

Mold build-up in your home or workplace can lead to serious health problems. We work in conjunction with you, the property owner, the insurance representative, and an industrial hygienist to formulate the most effective and efficient course of action following the IICRC S520 guidelines, which are executed by our expert professional contractors.

Mold 101: What is Mold? How does Mold Grow?

Mold is a fungus that can grow almost anywhere, indoors or outdoors. The approximately 100,000 species of mold that exist all share the same basic characteristics: the need for oxygen, moisture, and nutrients to grow. Indoor wood, wallboard, wallpaper, upholstery, and dust can be excellent nutrient sources.

Although mold can grow in most environments, it grows best in damp, warm conditions. Molds spread and reproduce by making spores, which are small and lightweight; able to travel through the air; can resist dry, adverse environmental conditions, and are capable of surviving a long time.

Individuals are exposed to mold through skin contact, inhalation, or ingestion, which may cause mild to severe allergic reactions, depending on an individual’s sensitivity. Working or living in moldy conditions can be dangerous. Not only does it present health dangers, but left unattended it will continuously grow and can damage and destroy whatever material it has inhabited.

Mold Remediation Service by My Basement Repair Pro

The professional contractors of My Basement Repair Pro are capable of dealing with any size mold remediation project from start to finish. Our licensed technicians are IICRC-certified in mold remediation. Our services include:

• Complete testing services
• Residential, commercial, institutional and industrial services
• Complete structural tear-out
• Media blasting
• Garment restoration
• Pack out services
• Content cleaning and storage
• Complete restoration and rebuilding

Why Choose My Basement Repair Pro?

My Basement Repair Pro screens and provides professionals who specialize in basement waterproofing, crawl space repair, crack repair, finishing, sump pumps, and other basement issues. These are local companies who have shown a track record of helping homeowners like you, make the basements dry and safe. Whether you have a finished or unfinished basement, we can provide the appropriate professional help in your area, to solve your basement issues. Contact us today or call us at 844-406-0501 to know further details.