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Mold Removal

Mold Removal

At Ottawa Insulation, we’ve got the people and resources to ensure that your mold removal Ottawa job is done right the first time. A part of that is identifying mold and then removing the entirety of it, but the other part is ensuring that water ingress problems are addressed to prevent future mold development.

Still not convinced mold remediation needs to be an urgent priority? According to Health Canada’s website, mold in the air around you can cause major poor health issues, including colds, severe headaches, allergies and asthma attacks. Black mold is particularly dangerous with the way it can life-threatening respiratory illnesses in people who are immunocompromised. 

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Some of the more common ways mold can grow inside your home or building include:

  • Moisture build-up from poorly ventilated rooms
  • Leaky roofs and pipes that constantly drips
  • Standing water in basements due to floods

General Areas

Breathing the mold spores if they become airborne is a major risk for humans and pets, and if the mold infestation is extensive it’s likely you’re going to be exposed to a large quantity of this potentially harmful contaminant. You want to know that you, your family or your employees and customers are breathing safely.

Places where we generally locate mold hidden from site on building materials include:
Attics
Bathrooms
Basements
Inside of Walls
Carpets
Windows
Crawl Spaces

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THE DAMAGING EFFECTS OF MOLD

When It Comes To Mold, Quick Action Makes All The Difference

Mold growth can occur following water damage or flooding. Fast, efficient action is essential for effective mold removal, and especially in the case of black mold. Ottawa Insulations can put a stop to toxic mold growth in your home by eliminating the water source and implementing rapid drying.

Health Problems

The presence of mold in your home has the potential to cause health concerns such as:

  • Headaches
  • Fatigue
  • Nausea
  • Breathing difficulties
  • Allergic reactions
  • Aggravation of asthma symptoms
  • Skin irritation

Some molds, such as toxic black mold, can cause more serious reactions and illnesses including:

  • Respiratory problems
  • Chronic coughing
  • Rashes
  • Organ toxicity
  • Hypersensitivity reactions

Structural Damage

Mold gradually destroys whatever it grows on and can appear anywhere in your home including:

  • Foundation
  • Roof
  • HVAC system
  • Drywall
  • Gutters
  • Tiles
  • Furnishings

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