Mold Remediation Facts

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Stucco Defects Putting Florida Homes At Risk

Article from EMSL Analytical, Inc. shows need for Florida homeowners to make sure they test their indoor environmental quality.

In a recent report, many Florida homeowners are dealing with the stucco defect. It is allowing moisture to seep in, which is causing mold and rot.

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Visual Inspection: The First Step

A visual inspection is the initial step in identifying possible contamination problems. It will identify any visible water leaks or moisture stains on ceilings, walls, floors or under counters. The air conditioning and heating systems, the attic and crawl spaces under the home will receive a visual inspection as well. The use of equipment, such as a boroscope, to view spaces in ductwork or behind walls and moisture meters are used to help identify hidden sources of mold growth and the extent of the water damage.

Mold: Prevention, Remediation & Containment

Concern about indoor exposure to mold has been increasing as the public becomes aware that exposure to mold can cause a variety of health effects and symptoms. Mold has the potential to cause health problems such as allergic reactions sneezing, runny nose, red eyes, and skin rash. It can also irritate the eyes, skin, nose, throat, and lungs. Remediation of mold and moisture problems including measures designed to protect the health of building occupants.

One Call: Licensed Florida Mold Remediator

One Call is a Florida State licensed mold remediation contractor.

The rules that govern the mold-related services profession, Chapter 468, Part XVI of the Florida Statutes and Rule 61-31 of the Florida Administrative Code, mandated that all remediation contractors be licensed by the State of Florida by July 1, 2010; however, Florida Statutes provide that unlicensed activity will not be enforced until July 2011. This Florida State Department of Business and Professional Regulation Mold Related Services FAQ provides additional answers related to licensing.

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The Mold Basics

Found everywhere, molds are types of fungi that reproduce by means of tiny spores, are invisible to the naked eye and float through outdoor and indoor air. Mold may begin growing indoors when mold spores land on surfaces that are wet. Visible mold is an indication of excessive dampness; the source of which should be sought and corrected before the mold contamination is remediated.

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