Finding mold in your home may frighten you, it may even cause you to move out of your home. Then again, it can be natural and you have nothing to worry about. The problem most people face is that they really don’t know what to do if they find mold in their homes. In this article I’ll look at how mold affects a home and person and more importantly, what you should do if you find mold in your home.
What Should You Do If You Find Mold in Your Home?
Most home have mold in them. In fact, almost all homes have mold in them. The problem is that the home owner doesn’t know what type of mold it is, what it’s caused by, or how to remove it. If you’ve found mold in your home then there are steps you can take to ensure your home is safe. I’ll go over some of the steps below.
What Problems Can Mold Cause?
When someone is constantly exposed to mold spores the initial effects can be itchy eyes, sore throat, coughing, fatigue, and more. The symptoms usually don’t go away and if you go to the doctor they may want to know if you’ve had your home tested for mold. If you have and found out that you home has a mold problem make sure you let them know about it.
So What Can You Do?
If your home has a mold problem it’s likely caused by a water leak or moisture forming in an area of the home. Attempting to clean mold by ‘sweeping’ it up is a bad idea. You’ll simply spread mold spores out and about around your home. Instead you’ll need to call a home restoration company like Michigan Restoration Pros. We can test the mold and determine what your next steps should be. If the problem is small we may simply give instructions on how to proceed with the mold removal.
If you have a mold problem that is larger and needs special services to remove we’ll discuss your options on removal. As Michigan’s premier mold removal and home restoration company we can offer you quality and affordable mold removal for your home. Once we have removed all the mold from your home we’ll test it again to make sure we have cleared all the mold from the home.
If you find mold in your home and you need mold removal be sure to contact Michigan Restoration Pros today for more information about our mold removal service. We’ll send someone out to inspect and test your home quickly so you can get back to a safe home.