You might know you have mold growing before you even see it. Mold can easily cause allergic reactions including red eyes, sneezing, or even skin rash. It could even lead to asthma attacks and is known to cause shortness of breath.
You are more likely to be affected by it if you are young, old, or have a weak immune system.
'Black mold' which is also called 'Stachybotrys Chartarum' is talked about a lot on the news, because it is toxic and infectious. The truth is, if you have any kind of mold, you need to take care of it.
Before you go in for mold remediation in DC, you might need more information about how widespread the growth is and what will need to be done to fix it.
If you have a mold problem, or want to find out how bad it is, just call in our mold specialists. We are experienced in finding where mold grows so we can get an idea of how much mold we are looking at, and what it would take to treat it. We will be able to help you with a written estimate then. Our inspection cost is $149, and includes a detailed plan for mold remediation and the written price estimate.
If you don't see mold, you may want to consider mold testing. We take samples on site and send them to a laboratory for testing there (we don't do the testing ourselves). The testing results tell our mold specialists the mold levels as well as the types of mold. In some cases, you may need documented proof of mold, and mold testing is the only way to legally prove that there is mold growing.
We charge $350 for two samples, and any additional sample would cost an extra $75 each. You get written report results that you can use as you need.
When you find mold in your home, do not disturb it with enthusiastic cleaning. When this is done, they may release millions of mold spores in the air and thus your entire house may be contaminated. It is instead better to call our professionals, who are expert in inspecting and testing for mold, and in treating it so it won't come back.
For more information please call us at 202-683-4270.