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Most Common Types of Mold in West Milford, NJ Homes

March 12th, 2015 · No Comments

Mold removal in your West Milford, NJ home needs to be dealt with promptly and professionally. Only those that have been certified in mold removal can identify the most common types that will be found in your building, and then use the proper methods to treat the affected rooms. Basements are especially susceptible to mold infestations due to their dark, damp environment.

What kinds of mold specifically are found in basements?

  • Aspergillus versicolor
  • Aspergillus fumigatus
  • Fusarium spp

Though mold can seem like a low threat, there are real health hazards associated with the fungi. Indoor mold is ranked into three different groups, depending on the health risks that they pose to humans. Hazard Class A, which Aspergillus fumigatus, Aspergillus versicolor, and Fusarium spp all belong to, pose the highest health risk to humans. Presence of these fungi in homes or businesses needs immediate attention.

Professional mold removal includes more than just taking a bucket of bleach and removing the colonies from surfaces in your building. Spores can spread or the mold colony can extend under the surface where the visible mold was. Through the use of proper equipment, both for removal and protection, mold can be entire eradicated from your building.

ServiceMaster Metropolitan provides expert mold removal services in West Milford, West Orange, and Jersey City, NJ. Contact our office today for immediate service and friendly guidance for mold removal in your home.

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