FACTS ABOUT MOLDS
Molds can be found almost anywhere; such as, any organic compound, as long as moisture and oxygen are present, wood, paper, carpet, foods, and insulation.
All molds have the potential to cause health effects. Molds can produce allergens, molds are known to produce potent toxins and/or irritants.
Moisture problems may include:
• Roof leaks
• Landscaping or gutters that direct water into or under the building
• Unvented combustion appliances
• Delayed maintenance or insufficient maintenance are also associated with moisture problems in schools and large buildings
Mold remediation is a specialized process requiring unique expertise.