Envirotech Air Quality Services Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Mold Remediation’

What Does Mold Remediation Entail?

Monday, August 23rd, 2021

corner-of-room-with-mold-and-mildewWhen it comes to handling mold in your home, it is really a question of how quickly you can get rid of it rather than if you can. Mold is a problem for your home’s safety as well as your health. The sooner you find a solution to address the presence of mold in your home the better it will be for you. But how are you supposed to handle that mold? Bleach may get rid of the appearance of mold on the surface but it doesn’t deal with it at its core.

Mold removal and remediation require professional assistance, plain and simple. If you are wondering why you can’t handle your mold problem on your own, let us tell you a bit more about what this task entails.

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Do You Need Help Removing Mold From Your Home?

Monday, July 26th, 2021

corner-of-room-with-mold-and-mildewNo one likes finding mold on their food. It’s safe to say that no one likes finding mold in their house either. Mold doesn’t always have to be the result of a leak in your home’s plumbing. Especially in places like Florida mold happens thanks to the high level of humidity that we see throughout the majority of the year. But that doesn’t mean that you have to just sit back and deal with it.

Mold and mildew growth in your home aren’t a good thing. Mold growth can be harmful to your home’s structural integrity and it can be harmful to the health of people in your house too. we are locals which is why we understand the importance and frustration of battling mold in your home. That’s why we made sure that we can help you fight back.

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Do You Need Help Removing Mold From Your Ducts?

Monday, March 22nd, 2021

As cool air flows down from ducts, the moisture in the air condenses because of the air’s lowered temperatures. With time, mold grows over moist surfaces in the duct. If not treated in a timely manner, mold spores can travel down through the ducts and cause numerous health issues such as allergic reactions and respiratory issues. Vigilant removal of mold is necessary to ensure that your living space remains healthy.

Professional duct cleaning services are available which remove mold from ducts without any hassle. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) highly recommends mold remediation of ducts.

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Take Down Mold With Our Help

Monday, July 13th, 2020

microscopic-view-of-mold-growthWhen you spot mold in your cupboard or on food in your fridge what is the first thing you do? You get rid of is ASAP! Mold can be harmful to your health if consumed or if the spores are breathed in. We all know that mold is a bad thing but what do you do if it’s hidden from your sight?

When you live in Florida, you will sometimes have mold that starts to grow in areas that you can’t see. In these instances, you may start to notice the symptoms created by the presence of mold before you ever see it. Whether you can see that there is mold growing in your home or not, you should reach out for mold remediation in West Palm Beach, FL as soon as you can.

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3 Things to Know About Mold Remediation

Monday, January 13th, 2020

mold-spotsMold is never something that anyone wants in their home. Whether it is a too-old banana or musty, unwashed clothing, mold growth is never fun. And this goes double, if not triple, for mold in your walls, floors, or air systems.

Unfortunately, while Florida can be a fun place to live in, it is also humid. Really humid. And all that moisture puts our homes at risk of developing mold. We are locals to the area so we understand the problem–and we’ve made ourselves the pros to turn to for mold remediation.

We want you to know what you’re dealing with when it comes to mold in your home and why it is so important to get it gone ASAP.  That’s why below we’ve listed three key facts to remember about mold remediation services and how they help you.

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Mold and Your Cooling System: What You Need to Know

Monday, August 12th, 2019

view-inside-ductwork-that-needs-cleaningCould you imagine even one summer day in your home without an air conditioner? We rely on these systems pretty heavily here in the Lake Worth area, so to be told something is wrong with your air conditioner can be pretty frustrating—especially if you’re told that problem is mold.

Fortunately, we are the team to turn to if mold is the issue, as we are one of the very few HVAC companies in the area who are licensed in mold remediation. But, we’re guessing you’d like to know what causes this problem and even more, how to prevent it. Read on to learn more!

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Common Causes of Mold Growth in Your AC (And What to Do about It!)

Monday, July 1st, 2019

corner-of-room-with-mold-and-mildewYou likely don’t think much about this problem—you might not even know it was a problem! But because your air conditioner provides you with the cool air that you breathe in every day during the summer and beyond, it’s definitely a problem that should concern you.

Sure, you could call someone to clean out your ducts, but is that really resolving the problem, or temporarily relieving symptoms? (Hint: It’s the latter!)

We’ll get to what you can do about mold growth that’s an effective solution. But first, let’s talk about the common causes of this mold development.

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What Causes Mold Growth in the Home?

Monday, August 13th, 2018

signs of mold growth on white wallThe really short answer to this is “excess moisture,” which probably doesn’t come as much of a surprise. And in Florida, we have plenty of moisture! That is, in the form of humidity.

Humidity is a comfort issue first and foremost. Any relative humidity level above 50% doesn’t allow our bodies to sweat and, as a result, we cannot cool off. Running your air conditioner at a lower temperature helps a little, since lower temperatures do decrease moisture. However, your air conditioner is not built for this job and does very little for mold remediation in West Palm Beach, FL.

Besides, what if you aren’t home or your home is a part-time vacation home, and therefore you aren’t even using your air conditioner? Well, then you’ve just compounded the problem. What causes the worst of mold growth in situations like this?

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Is There Mold Hiding in Your Air Conditioner?

Monday, May 21st, 2018

close up of mold growthWhen you live in the Boynton Beach area, you know that your home is prone to many issues unique to this environment. Namely, we’re talking about mold growth. There are steps you can take to prevent this problem in your home. Or, maybe you’ve never had a mold problem in your house. But, are you sure?

Unfortunately, there’s one area of your home that is not visually accessible, where mold could very well be hiding. We’re talking about your ductwork. Once it’s there, you’ll need a professional to come in for mold remediation if you want to protect your indoor air quality and your health. Fortunately for you, our team specializes in this type of air conditioning service in Boynton Beach, FL. But what if you could prevent this mold growth to begin with?

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Need Mold Remediation? Only Trust a Pro

Monday, August 28th, 2017

mold spots developing on white wallOne of the most irritating problems you may deal with in your Florida home is the presence of mold. Mold is a lot more harmful than many people realize, and—unfortunately—a lot harder to get rid of than many homeowners realize. That’s why you need an experienced Wellington, FL mold removal company on your side. Fortunately, you have that with Envirotech.

But first, it’s helpful for you to know a bit more about mold—what it is, why it’s harmful, and why you should only trust a pro. Keep reading to learn more.

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