Discovering mold growth in your home or business can be an upsetting experience. Many property owners only notice that they have mold infestation after spotting a blemish on the wall or catching a musty smell in the air. These small signs often indicate a larger mold infestation that cannot be seen.
Certain forms of mold can be dangerous to your health if the spores are inhaled. Mold can also damage buildings, eating away at drywall and other surfaces.
Fortunately, you can get immediate help with mold removal by contacting the professionals at 911 Restoration of Austin. The technicians at 911 Restoration of Austin are IICRC certified to take care of mold remediation, allowing us to get your home or business back into perfect condition.
You can call 911 Restoration of Austin as soon as you notice mold growth in your home or business. Our technicians are available 24/7/365. You can expect same day service and the arrival of our technicians within 45 minutes of an emergency call in Dripping Springs, Manchaca, or Austin.
Get immediate information about your situation with a free visual mold inspection for property owners only. We offer property owners a no cost mold inspection because we care about our neighbors and want to provide you with straightforward answers.
Mold removal does not have to be a stressful process. 911 Restoration of Austin can help you identify and remove the mold in your home or business. Contact us right now to get the mold remediation process started.
What Causes Mold Growth in Austin?
Mold occurs naturally in the world around us, but for the most part it does not infest homes or businesses in Austin, Dripping Springs, and Manchaca. However, there are factors that can increase the odds that mold with grow in your property.
Water damage is a frequent culprit in mold infestation. Flooding, burst pipes, and sewage backups can all introduce excess moisture into your home or business. Mold thrives in a dark, moist environment, and it can begin spreading quickly once the spores find an acceptable environment.
911 Restoration of Austin can also handle your water damage restoration needs. We are licensed, bonded, and insured to handle water extraction, dehumidification, and cleaning after a water damage emergency. Taking care of the water damage restoration process quickly can even lower the odds that you will face a mold infestation later.
Note that mold infestations are not always tied to water damage. Mold can enter your property in a number of ways, including:
- Through Air Vents
- On Your Clothing
- On the Fur or Your Pets
Here at 911 Restoration of Austin, we believe you deserve experienced help handling any mold infestation. Reach out to us so professionals can begin drawing up a specialized mold removal plan for your situation.
What Can You Expect from the Mold Remediation Process?
As mentioned previously, mold is a natural fungus found in the environment around Austin. This means that there is no way to completely remove all mold from your home or business. There will always be a few mold spores around in the air, and this is normal.
Mold only becomes a problem when it infests your home or business and starts growing uncontrollably. Mold remediation involves destroying this infestation and returning your property to the sterling condition you deserve.
911 Restoration of Austin can handle mold removal with the following steps:
Containing the mold prevents it from spreading to other areas of your home or business. The techs can block off air vents and doors to ensure that mold does not travel to new areas. We may also use air filters with negative air pressure to prevent spores from escaping.
Mold Cleaning and Removal
Clearing away a mold infestation and cleaning up your property requires specialized equipment, such as:
- Wet Vacuums
- HEPA Vacuums
- Protective Equipment
911 Restoration of Austin will clean and disinfect as much of your property and possessions as possible, however some items may need to be discarded.
A licensed Mold Assessment Consultant will be brought in to clear your property after the cleanup is completed. This consultant will make sure your property is ready for your return.
You can get full-service help from a professional mold company if you spot mold growing in your home or business. The mold specialists at 911 Restoration of Austin work quickly and effectively to get your property back into pristine shape. Reach out to us today if you need help handling a mold infestation or water damage restoration.