Frequently Asked Questions
What Is Mould Remediation?
Mould remediation is a process of removing mold from a structure or items within a structure.
How Can I Get An Estimate?
Our certified professionals will come onsite and do a thorough assessment in order to determine the extent of the damage and give you a free estimate. The professionals use their knowledge and experience in order to predict the services that will be needed in your case which will determine the cost. The estimate will determine the cost of work that needs to be completed from start to finish, which will restore your property to its original condition.
Do You Perform Tests For Mould?
Definitely. Mould is harmful to your property by potentially damaging the structure lessening the integrity of it and is extremely unhealthy for people to be around and can be hazardous to your health. Our professionals thoroughly examine your home in order to determine if any mould exists. If any mould is found, the cost of removing it will be included in the estimate that is given.
Is It Best To Call My Insurance Company Before I Call A Mould Remediation Company?
Yes. It is likely that your insurance company may have a mould remediation company that they prefer to work with, but you do not have to use the one that they recommend. You can use whichever mould remediation company you want. But it is best to call your insurance agent to determine what options you have in regards to your insurance policy.
What Will My Deductible Be?
A deductible is how much money you will need to pay the mould remediation company. Your insurance will pay their share of the bill, but your policy contains a specific dollar amount that you will have to pay. You can determine what this amount is by looking at your policy or by calling your insurance agent.
Should I Hire A Mould Remediation Company Or Can I Remove The Mould By Myself?
Cleaning up mould on a structure or within a structure is a delicate process. Although it may not seem like it, mould is extremely delicate and if it is disturbed, some tiny debris particles will become airborne. It will then eventually land on another surface and begin to grow starting the problem all over again. Our professionals have the knowledge and experience to contain the mould within the area, clean it up, and verify that all mould and tiny mould particles have been removed. For the safety of your home and family, it is highly recommended to use a professional mould remediation company.
How Long Will It Take For Mould To Grow Or Spread Throughout A Structure Or Home?
Mould can spread quickly depending on the environment it is in and whether or not it is disturbed. Mould grows best in areas that are warm, damp, humid, and where it has food. If all of these conditions are just perfect for mould to grow, it will grow quite rapidly. The other factor to consider is whether or not the mould has been disturbed. When mould is disturbed, there are tiny mould particles or spores that will become airborne. These spores will then make a new home on the item it lands on and will begin to grow there. This will continue until the mould is properly removed.