Emergency Service Needed? We arrive within 45 minutes

CALL NOW! 24/7 1.888.551.0514
Show Services

A Few Facts About Mold

  • Mold can be found almost anywhere; it can grow on virtually any substance, providing moisture is present. There are Moulds that can grow on wood, paper, carpet, and foods. Elevated Mould will be found indoors, the question is what type of Mould exists indoors and how much of it.
  • The source of the water problem or leak must be repaired to prevent mould growth.
  • Potential health effects and symptoms associated with Mould exposures include allergic reactions, asthma, and other respiratory problems. People bellow the age of 5 and above the age of 50 are in the higher risk category, as well people with weaker immune systems.
  • The term "Toxic Mold" refers to Molds that produce mycotoxins, such as Stachybotrys chartarum also known as “Black Mold”. This is the most dangerous type of mold and it should not be found within your living and working environment.

Black Mold Toronto   Mold on Ceiling
 

What Can Cause Mold to Grow?

  1. Its already part of the environment, we need to know how to control our indoor air quality.
  2. Wet organic material that has not been dried.
  3. Lack of air flow – air flow helps keep materials dry, its important in a humid environment.
  4. Humidity levels – High levels of humidity can provide the “source” of water Mold requires to grow.

Ceiling Mold Toronto   Mold on Drywall

In the above pictures, there had been a slow leak and overtime, mold growth had started. As soon as you see signs of mold growth, do not wait!
 

Want to learn more?

Check out more of our great articles written by our experts, CLICK HERE

OR Read our Mold FAQ section, CLICK HERE

Or contact us by phone and speak to a live expert today! 1-888-551-0514

In House Financing Available

FREE Financing Up To 24 Months NO INTEREST OR MONEY DOWN

LEARN MORE

We Work with All Insurance Companies

We are committed to working with every insurance company across Canada

Please, enter a valid value