Professional Basement Mold Remediation Virginia
Basements can be especially vulnerable to mold development if you are not careful. Basements often suffer from dampness and insufficient air circulation. Water seepage through the foundation walls is a common obstacle as well. Once water is introduced to the environment, mold can quickly develop. Once mold takes hold in the porous building materials of your basement, it can rapidly spread due to conducive conditions.
You basement should be dry and mold-free. If you detect basement moisture & mold. Our trained & certified mold experts can help.
The team at Mastertech Environmental of Tidewater is trained and certified determine if your basement has a mold problem, identify what caused the problem and develop a safe and effective basement mold remediation solution. Following a successful mold remediation, the necessary preventive measures must be put into place in order to prevent recurrence.
Why do I have mold in my basement?
Basements can be the ideal breeding ground for mold development. Where there is mold, there is an underlying moisture source contributing to the mold growth. Since basements are so vulnerable to moisture buildup, it is no wonder that it is one of the most common areas for mold. Here are some common moisture sources in basements that cause mold:
- High humidity – over 55%
- Water leaking or seeping through foundation walls
- Poor air circulation
- Condensation from ducts
Basement Mold Inspection Process Tidewater Region VA
If you suspect damp conditions have contributed to mold development in your basement, you should contact a certified mold inspector in Virginia to conduct a thorough basement mold inspection to get to the bottom of the problem.
Visual Assessment– A Mastertech inspector will complete a comprehensive visual analysis to identify any conditions that could promote and sustain basement mold growth. We will provide you thorough digital documentation for your records.
Moisture Mapping– Your inspector will carefully map out the damp or wet areas of your basement to determine where moisture starts and stops.
Moisture Meters: Moisture meters allow your inspector to read the moisture content of basement building materials. Moisture locked within porous building materials like foundation walls can easily go unnoticed for an extended period of time.
Thermal Imaging: Your mold inspector will use the temperature difference between wet and dry materials to determine what areas have been effected by the moisture. Your inspector will be able to clearly identify all wet areas and understand the full extent of damage.
Basement Mold Testing– Surface and/or air quality tests will provide scientific data that will confirm or deny the presence of mold. If mold is confirmed in your basement, the test results will help your inspector figure out the most appropriate course of action to resolve the mold issue.
Report of Findings– After completing a thorough mold inspection of your basement, your Mastertech mold inspector will compile a clear and concise report that outlines all his/her findings. If necessary, your inspector will present you with a detailed scope of work for a safe and effective basement mold remediation in Virginia.
Basement Mold Remediation Process Virginia
At Mastertech Environmental our team has worked hard to develop a mold remediation process that guarantees the best results. Our team is fully licensed, certified and insured to provide mold remediation services throughout Virginia and the Tidewater Region. Each mold technician is carefully trained according to our intensive training guidelines, and we maintain strict adherence to all safety protocols. Our top priorities are, and will always be, client safety and quality control.
The trained and certified basement mold remediation experts at Mastertech of Tidewater will carefully develop the safest and most effective basement mold remediation solution to ensure a successful clean up. Our mold inspectors and mold technicians stick to a basement mold remediation process that ensures the safest, most effective and most efficient cleanup possible the first time. Each Mastertech mold remediation is backed by a 5-year, mold-free warranty. It is our promise that the mold has been safely and effectively removed through proper mold remediation, and it will not grow back.
Call 1-757-932-2772 today to learn more about our basement mold remediation services. We will be happy to answer all your questions and schedule you for an appointment with one of our licensed and certified mold inspectors.
Basement Mold Remediation Virginia Service Areas:
The Mastertech of Tidewater team of mold inspectors and mold technicians provide basement mold inspection and basement mold remediation services throughout the Virginia Tidewater Region. Need Mold services in one of the following areas? Call us today!