Mold outbreaks in your home or facility can be a stressful and anxiety-inducing situation to go through. The spores can grow and multiply within a short span of time and cause a lot of damage as they spread. It can weaken the structural integrity of your property and make it unsafe for you to live in. Not only this, but mold outbreaks can reach tough to reach spaces such as sub-flooring, drywall, and ceilings. In such situations using store-bought chemicals and tools may not be enough to remove the mold for good. What's worse are the health hazards that come alongside the spread.
If you're thinking of letting that mold be, even if it's on the exterior spaces of your home, you might want to rethink this decision. Here are some of the alarming health hazards from mold outbreaks that you may not be aware of. They come straight from the premier repair and restoration service in Spokane that also specializes in mold removal and remediation. It’s STOP Restoration of Spokane!
Mold is a type of fungus that loves to grow in warm, dark, and moist spaces. They produce spores that can be inhaled. Thus, leading to breathing problems and become lethal if you already suffer from asthma or chronic lung conditions. If you are faced with black mold, you can be exposed to black mold poisoning which is toxic and can lead to autoimmune diseases and pneumonia.
Eye irritation and infections
In addition, mold can attach itself to surfaces and skin as well. It may also enter your eyes and cause eye infections and irritation. Persistent and red itchy eyes may be a symptom that may make it difficult for you to conduct your daily tasks.
Skin allergies are a common health hazard during mold outbreaks. Allergic symptoms may be similar to hay fever – wheezing, itchy and sore throat, runny nose, and watery eyes. However, allergic reactions may impact the upper respiratory tract that can lead to lung damage in the future.
So, now that you know what damage mold outbreaks can cause for not just your property but you and your loved ones, you might want to eliminate it once and for all. Get in touch with STOP Restoration today! They have the right tools and industry-grade equipment needed to efficiently remove mold spores and prevent them from reoccurring. We leave no stone unturned when it comes to mold removal, we can even reach the toughest to reach spaces! You can count on us to get the job done right the first time!
Call at (509) 818-7744 and watch us arrive in no time. We will inspect your home or facility and find the root cause of the problem. A detailed plan of action will also be provided along with industry-specific protocols for how to keep you and your family safe while the removal process takes place. Trust us, with our team of experts present, health hazards from mold will be mitigated in no time!
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