Asked by: Roma Hartmanns
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What does mold remediation mean?

Mold Remediation Law and Legal Definition. The term mold remediation is defined as “the removal, cleaning, sanitizing, demolition, or other treatment, including preventive activities, of mold or mold-contaminated matter that was not purposely grown at that location.” Tradewinds Envtl.

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Likewise, people ask, do I really need mold remediation?

If you get a whiff of something musty in the air inside your home, it is a good sign that there is a mold source nearby and you may need mold remediation. Again, air conditioning ducts could be the source. Some species of mold do not give off odors, so mold could be present even if you do not smell anything unusual.

Subsequently, question is, can mold come back after remediation? The 'not so short' answer: After receiving professional mold remediation services from a certified contractor, along with repairs for the underlying causes of the infestation, mold problems are typically resolved. However, it is still possible, for mold to return later on……

Subsequently, one may also ask, what can I expect from mold remediation?

The cleanup process is the same for Level 1 and Level 2 mold remediation and comprises these steps:

  • Repair the water problem.
  • Isolate the contaminated area.
  • Suppress dust.
  • Remove materials.
  • Place materials in plastic bags.
  • Clean.
  • Clean the affected area and egress.
  • Visibility test.

What is a mold remediation protocol?

A Mold Remediation Protocol is typically written when items or areas have been identified containing an unacceptable amount or type of mold and a client requires an industry recognized method of removal or cleaning instructions.

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