If you have had any floodwater into your home, or you have had a leaky roof unknowingly. There is a chance you will have a mold problem within the very near future. Many people dig out the cleaning products at this stage, yet this poses health problems to you and your family as this does not kill the mold.
If you have signs of mold, you should contact the professionals immediately as this problem will only get worse. Even in the heat of Las Vegas, mold can grow in the dark depths which are on most occasions, out of sight.
Why Mold Remediation?
No matter how large your water leak, mold can grow in a little as 48 hours. Even excess moisture can give mold the foothold it needs to start developing. What many people are unaware of is how harmful mold can be to health. Mold can produce irritants, allergens and can lead to many other health problems. If not treated quickly the cost of mold remediation can be extensive as the most common way of how to treat black mold on drywall is to remove the drywall.
“We had a major problem with mold after a flood upstairs. We thought it was okay until the ceiling turned black. Elite Water Damage Las Vegas assessed the problem, from start to finish they did it all. Now we have a mold free ceiling and no worries.”
– J Taylor (Henderson)
Our Mold Remediation Process
Elite Water Damage Las Vegas follows strict guidelines when it comes to black mold remediation as just using mold killing products is not the solution. Mold contains spores that float in the air, so as soon as any moisture is present, they will attach themselves they are and begin growing again.
Each property that is affected by mold is different, yet the process remains the same in many cases:
Tthe first things to do is contact the best company to deal with your problem in Vegas.
Inspection and Assessment
Our mold professionals will inspect your property for visible signs of mold. If you have suffered water damage, many of the problem areas can be hidden, and to locate these, our highly skilled mold remediation teams use some of the most advanced equipment to find these problem areas.
Mold Containment and Filtration
Mold has to be contained. Our professionals use many containment methods to prevent these mold spores from becoming airborne and infecting other areas of your property. Negative air chambers are created in our mold removal services to achieve this.
Our mold experts use some of the best air filtration systems that catch all of the mold spores while they perform mold remediation. These HEPA filters make sure no mold can contaminate other areas.
Mold Removal and Mold Infested Areas
Depending on the extent of your mold problem. The only way to treat black mold on drywall is to remove and dispose of the drywall itself as even commercial mold killing products are not enough to rid this problem.
To prevent any new mold growth, all moisture has to be eliminated from your area. Our mold remediation teams use the latest humidifiers to carry out this process as they get to the root of your black mold problem.
Cleaning Affected Mold Items
All items in the area of the mold problem have to be cleaned before the area is deemed clean and safe. Furniture, curtains, and carpets are cleaned by our special mold cleanup services to make sure they are sterilized thoroughly.
Restoration after Black Mold Removal
If you have suffered water damage in, there is a good chance your mold has penetrated many areas. Depending on how severe the problem was, there may be a case for drywall, subfloors, and carpeting to be replaced.
Black Mold Remediation Services
When you have called our mold experts, we take care of all the testing procedures and documentation that goes with mold remediation. We also make sure any infected items are disposed of correctly.
As one of the top mold remediation companies in Las Vegas, we know how easy mold can spread to other areas, and the health risks it can pose. Children can be susceptible to this so it is crucial to make sure the environment they live in is mold free and the chances of it returning are vastly reduced.
Mold removal can be a timely process as samples have to be submitted for testing. Although most results return within 3 days, it can take up to 14 days to receive these results. Once all work has been completed, you will have all the legal documentation that is required to detail all the steps that were involved.