18 Feb Steps to Take When You Find Mold in the Attic
Posted in Attic Insulation Services, on 1582002000 By Admin
When mold grows in any area of the home it’s bad news. In the attic, however, there’s cause for more concern. While there’s no reason for panic, attic mold has a tendency to grow and spread when left unobserved. Eventually there will be a need for professional attic mold removal.
For homeowners suspecting attic mold in Toronto, some noticeable symptoms may have been detected. The attic space is actually ideal for mold to grow – the space is dark and damp – and perfect for mold to thrive. With poor ventilation, mold can easily spread.
When mold growth is left unattended, structural damage in the attic could result. What’s important is to identify the source and scope of the mold infiltration and follow up with some professional remediation (well before indoor air quality is affected negatively).
With mold growth, insulation in the attic could be affected
Many homeowners may never step into their attic, let alone inspect the space. This isn’t a good approach to maintenance because problems like mold can remain out-of-sight. That’s exactly why attic professionals recommend regular inspection of the attic and roof cavity.
When it comes to attic mold in Toronto, a regular attic inspection will ensure that small problems are identified, and big problems are prevented. Mold growth, for instance, can be discovered early, and installed insulation can be inspected for performance and damage.
With attic mold, it’s better to seek professional expertise
With attic mold, it’s best to work with a professional who can expertly assess the situation. This is not a good time for a DIY approach, especially without the right equipment and the proper protective wear. More importantly, it takes expertise to identify a mold infiltration.
Worst-case, a mold outbreak may require removal, along with any damaged or deteriorated insulation. In Toronto, EcoComfort Insulation & Contracting provides professional services that are all inclusive – from attic inspection, to mold removal, to replacement of insulation.
By any description, mold remediation must be comprehensive. EcoComfort ensures clean mold removal, safe waste disposal, effective damage repair, and expert installation of new insulation material. This is work that an average homeowner might find risky and unsafe.
In Toronto and throughout the GTA, EcoComfort specializes in attic mold
For those homeowners concerned about attic mold in Toronto, EcoComfort can provide a comprehensive and professional approach. Our people specialize in all aspects of mold removal, using state-of-the-art tools and equipment that are clean, safe, and effective.
EcoComfort technicians do it right the first time. We know where to find mold. We know how to test mold. And we know how to eliminate mold. Our objective is to remediate the primary source of the mold outbreak and prevent the potential for future mold growth.
At EcoComfort, in-house technicians are licensed and certified for mold remediation. Find out more by calling 416-333-4554 and requesting a FREE price quote. You can also visit our website at www.ecocomfortinsulators.ca and fill out our convenient online form.