If you have discovered mold in your home, you have probably only seen a small portion of it. Mold grows where there is moisture, a dark place, and no moving air. Mold is a microscopic organism that put off spores that float through the air.
If left uncontrolled, it can get spread through out your house by the heating or air conditioning system. Mold can cause asthma like conditions, bronchial and eye problems as it gets spread around the house. If you see it, don’t attempt to remove it with out a mask on and gloves. It would be best to just leave it along and call a mold removal company which will do a professional job of removing it.
When you call the mold removing specialist, they will come to your home and analyze your mold situation. They will probably take a sample of the mold that they find, and will then send it off to a lab for analysis. In this way, they can find the correct solution for the mold that you have. Then when they come back, they will eradicate the mold and treat the area so that the mold will not grow back.
Mold comes in several different colors from brown, green, yellow, white, orange, and black. They say that black mold is the worst kind, but just don’t take anything for granted. Don’t attempt to remove it yourself as you may be putting yourself into harms’s way.
Washing the mold off of the surface doesn’t work either, as it puts down roots, and chances are, you will get the surface mold and leave the roots.
A professional mold removal company will be able eradicate everything about the mold, including the surface area, as well as the roots too.