Mold Remediation: Summer Heat Brings on the Mold! How to be prepared when it hits.

Summer is here! Although, everyone living in Chicago and surrounding suburbs may currently think otherwise. Before we know it everyone will be out in shorts, sunglasses and flip flops. Our AC will be on full blast with popsicles in hand. This summer, don’t be one of the many people who find their window AC unit leaking water after its too late.

If an AC leak goes unnoticed you may run into a mold growth issue. With the AC units, we can see mold growth in the walls, on the floor or in the window unit itself. If you believe that you may have mold in your home due to your air conditioning unit we recommend that you call a mold removal professional to come out and examine your home for present mold spores. Give STOP Restoration (STOP Restoration) a call at (708) 321-1000 to come out and take a look. Mold growth is scary, but rest assured because we have a well trained and educated team that can help!

If you aren’t sure when to call a professional due to possible mold growth in your home, here are a few things to look out for. You may notice a musty smell when you turn on your ac unit meaning there is mold growth somewhere in your house. You can look on the filter of the ac unit to see if there is any visible mold growth on it. You can’t always see mold though. Another sign of possible mold spores in your home is if you are noticing family members living in your household feeling fatigue, short of breath, have irritated eyes, a sore throat, wheezing or coughing, frequent headaches or respiratory infections. Call STOP Restoration (STOP Restoration) located in Bridgeview, Illinois to come inspect for mold in your home (708) 321-1000. We will give you a free mold analysis inspection!

If mold is detected upon inspecting your home, STOP Restoration (STOP Restoration) can safely remove it and get you back to a healthy living environment. If there is any moisture in your walls or on the floor due to the air conditioning unit leak we can bring in special equipment to dry out the room before the problem gets worse. It is important to make sure your AC unit is always working properly. Remember to check the filter to make sure it is always clean and that there are no clogs, be sure the unit is sealed correctly in the window and make sure the drain holes are never blocked by dirt or dust.

Your family’s health comes first! If you are ever in doubt and not sure what to do just give STOP Restoration a call (708) 321-1000. We are here to help guide you every step of the way. We are best known for doing the job right the first time! Serving Bridgeview, Hickory Hills, Palos Hills, Tinley Park, Orland Park, Mokena, Worth, Oak Lawn, Oak Forest, Lemont and surrounding suburbs.