Tampa Bay mold removal using soda blasting is best used on larger projects where wood studs are exposed and have been contaminated with Florida black mold or other types of mold. On projects where mold is simply on the surface of drywall, or can be cleaned, the mold soda blaster is not needed. Feel free to contact us at any time if you have questions in regards to mold soda blasting or the possibility of mold soda blasting on your project
This is a short video of our mold particle counter. This little jewel will tell us how many particles of mold (mold spores) are in the air within a certain room. This particular measurement measured over 100,000 Particles in a .3 micron range. The humidity level was also very high and needs to be addressed. This devise is priceless when it comes to detecting actual mold particles in the air we breathe. Call IDestroyMold today. You NEED licensed professionals when addressing mold. Your health depends on it!
How would you like to be breathing this in in your office. A property management company called I Destroy Mold out for a water leak found in the ceiling. We discovered that the water had cause severe water damage leading to an infestation of black mold on the underside of the drywall ceiling. I Destroy Mold had to remove the areas of infected ceiling. This is very bad for your health and needs to be handled properly by licensed & trained mold experts. Here’s a few photos of the job progress.
This is one of our recent mold infestation projects in Clearwater, FL. This home had mold throughout it’s entire structure. The mold had grown half way up the walls and behind every dark area in this home. This mold had the time to develop into fully grown mold spores that were visible on the exterior of the walls. Notice the dark green and black mold spores attached to the walls and floors. This job isn’t for the squeamish or the faint of heart. Mold problems like this are in need of a real team of licensed mold remediatiors that are equipped to handle such mold problems… That team is I Destroy Mold! Contact us today.
Molds are fungi that can be found both indoors and outdoors. No one knows how many species of fungi exist but estimates range from tens of thousands to perhaps three hundred thousand or more. Molds grow best in warm, damp, and humid conditions, and spread and reproduce by making spores. Mold spores can survive harsh environmental conditions, such as dry conditions, that do not support normal mold growth. ~ Content borrowed from: Centers For Disease Control
Mold is Commonly Found After Interior Flooding. A Tampa Bay homeowner contacted I Dry Leaks and I Destroy Mold in regards to a wet floor they found after returning from vacation. The Tampa area homeowner had been away on vacation for over 3 weeks. When the couple arrived back at their Tampa home, they found wet carpet in several of the rooms of their home. In addition to the wet carpet, mold growth was also located on baseboards inside of the property. It is important to use the proper equipment when drying properties to ensure that mold or black mold is not spread throughout the property. Many companies will use air movers in order to dry interior flooding issues. By placing air movement on mold or black mold colonies, you are spreading millions of mold spores or seeds to other areas of your Tampa property that may not be affected by mold or mildew. Mold is in the air all around us and only requires moisture in addition to Florida building materials in order to grow, reproduce and form colonies. If you see mold or mildew or black mold in your home or business, give us a call today!
Black Mold Removal Services Bradenton Florida. Black mold was found underneath a cabinet in this Tampa Bay owners home. A small plumbing pipe leak over time is what caused the moisture to build up in this cabinet. Mold and black mold only require a small amount of moisture in addition to Florida building materials to produce nasty black mold colonies. Black mold colonies can start forming in as little as 48 hours after a water leak or water damage occurs. It’s very important to take care of the signs of water damage as soon as they are present in order to avoid future problems with mold and black mold. Black mold has been known to cause health effects in people who are sensitive to it as well as those with suppressed immune systems. The very young and the elderly are also susceptible to mold and black mold health related issues. If you see water in your Tampa Bay home or business and you don’t know where the water is coming from, it’s important to have a water leak detection service performed in order to identify the source of the water leak. After a water leak detection service has been provided, the next step is to dry out the area completely especially if there is a great deal of interior flooding. If these two things are not performed in a timely fashion, you are guaranteed to have an issue with mold and mildew or Florida black mold. Give us a call today if you see water in your home, have a musty smell or see mold and mildew or black mold anywhere in your Tampa Bay area property.
Black Mold Found In Tampa Home. A Tampa homeowner found black mold in their Tampa home weeks after a tropical storm passed through the Tampa area. This Tampa homeowner had a leaking roof and was unsure where the water was coming from . Water leaks can lead to mold growth and a possible black mold problem. Black mold on requires a few things in order to grow and reproduce. Mold and mold spores are in the air all around us. These mold spores are defined as mold seeds. Once these mold seeds find moisture and Florida building materials, they will begin to grow and reproduce. Once they start reproducing, they form what is known as a mold colony. Most people are unaware that they have a mold problem until the time that a mold colony has already formed. As you can see in the pictures below, the round spots seen on the wall near the ceiling is a mold colony. These mold colonies consist of millions of tiny mold spores. It is important to remove the mold using special tools as well as a certain method. By simply spraying bleach on the mold colony in the picture below, you are risking causing the mold spores to spread into the air and possibly affect other areas of your Tampa home or business. Mold spores are very small and very light and can easily become airborne. Once airborne they are able to travel to other areas of your property or even into your lungs where the possibility of an infection can occur. It is our recommendation to contact a licensed Florida mold removal company if you see signs of mold or black mold in your Florida home or business. By having the mold removed professionally and properly, your exposure risk is greatly reduced. Feel free to give us a call in regards to any questions you may have about mold, black mold or mold you have found in your Tampa Bay area home.
Black Mold Forms After Florida Tropical Storm. A Tampa Bay homeowner was out of town when Tropical storm Debby came through the Tampa area back in June. The Tampa Bay homeowner only resides in the area for several months out of the year. The rest of the time, this particular homeowner spends in Canada. Upon arrival in Tampa, the owner of the home was very surprised upon opening the door. It turns out that this Tampa home had a roof leak which the owner was not aware of. When Tropical Storm Debby came through the area, a very large amount of rain was dumped on Tampa and the surrounding cities. In turn, a large amount of water leaked through the roof of this Tampa Bay home and caused water damage to building materials such as wet ceilings, wet walls, wet floors and soaked drywall. If wet drywall isn’t dried properly, mold spores will attach themselves and feed off of the water in the wet walls. Mold and nasty Florida black mold only requires a couple different things in order to grow and reproduce. Moisture and a food source such as materials found inside of your Tampa Bay home. After only a few weeks, you could end up with a large black mold infestation like the one seen in the pictures below. Your best bet is to try and have moisture found in your home dried properly and effectively by a team of professional water damage experts. If you are unsure as to where the source of the water leak is, contact a leak detection expert in order to pinpoint the water leak for you.
Black Mold Found in Tampa Bay Area Garage. A Tampa Bay homeowner found a colony of mold in their garage. As you can see in the pictures below, just a few spots of mold were found on the wall of the garage. Before the homeowners did anything, they decided to call in a team of experts to assess the mold situation. Upon further investigation they found that the mold not only existed on the surface of the wall, but also inside of the wall. Just because you see a small amount of mold doesn’t mean that there isn’t any hidden mold inside the walls of your property. In many cases, we have found homeowners that have tried to remove the mold themselves, and ended up contaminating other areas of their Tampa Bay home or business. By wiping mold or trying to spray chemicals on the mold, you could cause the mold to become airborne and contaminate other rooms of your property that aren’t currently affected by mold and mildew or nasty black mold. If you see mold of any type in your home, business or condo, give a team of experts a call today!
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