Black Mold Removal in Falls Church, VA

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Black mold removal in Falls Church, VA can prevent staining of walls and ceilings, secure installed building materials, and prevent additional property damage. Human exposure to black mold causes sinus and throat irritation, coughing and wheezing, eye irritation, or, in some cases, skin rash.

Here are a few reasons why you should consider hiring a certified, licensed professional for mold removal in Falls Church, VA:

  • Mold is dangerous, can be toxic and unhealthy. Hiring professional mold removal experts to remove an extensive mold outbreak from your home - and take the necessary steps to prevent it in the future - is the best decision. Why expose anyone to additional dangers associated with mold spores?
  • The highly-trained, certified professionals at Envirotex have state-of-the-art equipment, technical skills, and cutting-edge techniques to successfully complete mold removal in Falls Church, VA.

The Healthy Homes Coalition of West Michigan offers four important tips for people as they begin the process of drying out and eliminating conditions that promote black mold growth.

  1. Ideally, the home should be dried out in 24-48 hours.
  2. Porous items such as clothing, upholstered furniture and other fabrics hold a lot of moisture and promote black mold growth. They need to be dried quickly. If they can't be dried out in 24-48 hours, throw them out.
  3. Humidity in the air promotes rampant black mold growth. Well-placed fans, adequate ventilation, and whole-house dehumidifiers can be used to adjust ambient humidity below 50 percent.
  4. Ceilings, floors and walls may need to be exposed to promote drying. Porous construction materials that are wet (compressed wood products, carpeting, ceiling tiles, drywall, etc.) should be removed and disposed of quickly and properly.

"People who live in areas of Falls Church that are prone to flooding could deal with black mold removal in Falls Church, VA. Dry out as quickly as possible. If you have water in your basement, and standing water shows the damage is already done, leaving it there longer can make it worse and ultimately lead to black mold growth.

If you see black mold, hire a mold remediation contractor for black mold removal in Falls Church, VA. Be leery, because the mold industry is not highly regulated by state governments. Get multiple bids and make sure the mold remediation company contracts are precise and specific.

The Healthy Homes Coalition of West Michigan has program to identify black mold, teach people what to look for, and how to select trained and experienced mold remediation contractors:

  • If black mold is visually apparent, correct known moisture problems and cleanup black mold contamination and bypass mold testing.
  • For areas less than 10 square feet with black mold growth, a home or business owner may be capable of performing the work. For larger areas, a licensed, qualified mold remediation contractor who has experience in black mold removal or environmental contamination may be required.
  • Professionals performing black mold removal work need to be protected with gloves, a HEPA certified respirator, and disposable, protective clothing and goggles.

If you suspect your home harbors ideal conditions for the growth of dangerous black mold, and may be a prime candidate for black mold removal in Falls Church, VA, contact Envirotex Environmental Services right away. We can eliminate the environment that supports rampant black mold growth in Falls Church, VA and restore your peace of mind along with the health of your home and your family.

About Envriotex Environmental Services

Established in Northern Virginia in 2000, Envirotex Environmental Services was founded on military service. While serving his country, the company's owner Mr. Freeman gained vast knowledge and experience in the environmental services field. His expertise in air monitoring and hazardous materials testing prepared him for his post-military career.

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