Thursday, June 9, 2016

Should You Be Scared of Black Mold in Your Florida Home?

What Is Black Mold and How Does It Impact Your Health?

The term black mold or toxic mold is used to describe certain types of fungal growths in dwellings that have poor air quality. While the CDC clarifies that it isn’t the mold itself that is toxic, there is some chance that the mycotoxins produced by the mold could be inimical to health. 

More importantly, the presence of black mold indicates poor indoor air quality that ought to be a warning bell for anyone concerned with the health and well-being of the inhabitants of any interior space. Mold is known to trigger allergies and exacerbate existing respiratory problems. Researchers have found that exposure to mold could trigger problems in healthy kids and that early mold exposure increases asthma risk. 

Do You Need to Have a Mold Inspection?

Many Florida homes have moisture and when air conditioning is not being used; mold can grow fast. Mold can also grow rapidly within 2 days after a water leak or flood.  Opting for mold inspection could help determine your indoor air quality and whether or not your will need mold remediation. 

If your mold inspection reveals you have mold in your home, it's important to have licensed and insured professional mold remediation. At Authorized Services, we have been providing mold remediation Sarasota and all over Florida for over 20 years. When you choose a company for mold remediation it's important that they also guarantee their work. We stand behind our mold remediation services, which is why we have a top notch reputation throughout Florida.

Authorized Services offers a coupon for free mold inspection when you visit our site. If you think that black mold or other mold is growing in your home, don't wait.