Tampa Black MoldWater Damage. Black mold found in the Tampa Bay area is usually a result of water damage that occurs after flooding due to plumbing pipes or rain storms. Black mold should be removed by professionally trained, licensed, mold removal technicians to ensure the job is done properly.
A Tampa homeowner did not realize they had water damage due to Tropical Storm Debby that just passed through the Tampa Bay area. The homeowner had a roof leak that caused water damage to walls in their property. Over time the water damage caused nasty black mold to form in their Tampa home. The dangers of black mold in the home can lead to health problems as well as unsightly stains to Florida building materials. This particular homeowner had what started as a musty smell which led to visible black mold on walls near the floor of the home. As you can see in the pictures below, this Tampa home will require an extensive mold remediation project in order to take care of all of the black mold that has formed. If you see black mold in your home, our recommendation is to contact a licensed mold removal contractor instead of trying to remove the black mold yourself. Black mold will re-occur if not removed properly the first time. Give us a call if you see or suspect nasty black mold in your Tampa Bay area home or business.
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Mold Removal Clearwater Florida. A Clearwater homeowner contacted I Destroy Mold in regards to a mold removal project located in their Clearwater home. The AC condensate drain located in this Clearwater home had a small water leak on it which was dripping water very slowly whenever the AC condensate pan filled with water. This AC condensate drain was located behind the AC handler in an area that couldn’t be seen. Over time the water saturated the wall and the drywall behind the AC handler. It only takes 24 to 48 hours for mold to start growing on wall board or drywall in Florida. High humidity here in Florida will cause mold to grow more rapidly. When water leaks occur it is important to address them quickly before mold has time to form and start growing. As you can see in the pictures below, once mold growth is present and must be removed, it is a very tedious process.
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Mold Removal St. Petersburg Florida. A St. Petersburg homeowner contacted I Destroy Mold in regards to a mold removal project. The St. Petersburg homeowner had a roof leak which they had repaired upon finding the symptoms of water leaking from the roof. The roof leak saturated building materials such as wood studs and drywall. Once building materials become wet or saturated, they must be dried out quickly in order to prevent the effects of mold growth and mold infestation. If you suspect a water leak in your home, contact us today in order to schedule a leak detection. Once a water leak starts, if we can dry it out quickly, we can prevent the effects of mold growth and prevent a mold removal project from starting.
As you can see in the pictures below, once a mold removal project starts it can become very intensive in order to remove all the mold. We are experts in mold removal and have performed hundreds of mold removal projects in the St. Petersburg area. Don’t trust the health of you and your family to just any mold removal company. We are certified by the IICRC as well as licensed by the State of Florida to perform mold removal projects. If you suspect mold in your home or business, give us a call today. We are available 24 hours per day and 7 days per week to respond to water damage emergencies as well as answer any of your questions in regards to mold, black mold and mold removal.