Utah Disaster Specialists, based in Centerville, Utah, has announced that they have performed a mold removal job for a home in Centerville. Mold inspection found a small amount of mold in the corner of a closet in the bedroom on the second floor. Further inspection also revealed the presence of mold between the stucco and the frame. The stucco was removed and the frame was repaired, and mold was eliminated from the area. The owner chose to have the repair work done by another company who was a friend. The total cost for the mold removal Centerville Utah job was $2,000.
Daryl Olsen, president of Utah Disaster Specialists, says, “Have you seen mold in your home? Have you caught the musty or earthy odor as you are walking through the house? Have seen the effects of this potentially deadly growth in yourself or family members? One thing is for certain, household mold can create unsightly stains, and even become unhealthy. There are measures to help prevent the growth and spread of mold, but often requires the work of an Utah mold damage cleanup specialist. After a preliminary inspection, it may be necessary to call in a mold damage cleanup specialists so that the mold can be removed.”
Daryl Olsen offers a number of suggestions on how to reduce the risk of mold damage to a home in Utah. Water leaks have to be fixed immediately and regular maintenance checks have to be conducted on HVAC systems. Also, the relative humidity should be maintained at or below 60 percent, with the preferred rating somewhere between 30 percent and 50 percent. A dehumidifier may be need to decrease the moisture in the air to acceptable levels.
It is important to hire a professional for mold damage cleanup to decrease the health risk to oneself and the family members. Professionals have the required protective equipment, such as gloves, safety goggles and respirators to protect themselves from the mold. People who don’t have such protective equipment are exposing themselves to the possibility of suffering from respiratory problems due to mold.
Molds are dangerous because they produce mycotoxins, which can affect people in various ways. They can cause memory loss; chronic fatigue; lack of focus or concentration; headaches; burning, itching or watering eyes; nose and throat irritation; nausea and exhaustion after routine activity; and serious swelling in the legs, feet, ankles, and odor sensitivity.
Utah Disaster Specialists also offers other services, such as sewage cleanup. Having sewage backing up into the home is a nasty situation that people would rather not be in. However, it does happen and when it does, it is important to call in the professionals. The sewage may contain harmful bacteria that can infect the home’s residents. Professionals have the proper equipment and the training to deal with sewage.
Furthermore, sewage in the home can damage furniture and other items and people would rather not handle those things directly because of the risk of infection. That is why the cleanup professionals like the people from Utah Disaster Specialists are ready to provide their services, which would include getting rid of contaminated furniture and other belongings.
The professionals from Utah Disaster Specialists will use equipment designed to capture the bacteria to prevent their spread throughout the home. Having the assurance that the bacteria have been removed will give confidence to the homeowner and the other residents, provide them with peace of mind. It should also be noted that the sewage could get on the floors and walls of the home, depending on how bad the backup was. Thus, it is vital to have a company that knows how to clean all of those up, making sure that the whole property is properly sanitized.
People who are interested in mold damage remediation and other services from Utah Disaster Specialists can visit their website or contact them through the phone or via email. Their service areas include Lehi, Layton, Park City, Ogden, Salt Lake City, and Provo.
SOURCE: Press Advantage [Link]
Utah Disaster Specialists takes care of all of your disaster cleanup needs. We take care of everything from water damage cleanup, mold inspection and removal as well as fire & smoke damage repair.
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