Important of Mold Inspection
Molds reproduce through tiny spores. Invisible to someone’s naked eye, these spores are like seeds that usually float through the air. The conditions that must be satisfied for mold to grow include presence of enough moisture, food sources like cellulose, dark and warm places.
The health effects that are caused by mold growth in homes include some allergic reactions and respiratory problems. In case there you or your family observe symptoms like difficulties in breathing, wheezing, coughs, persistent sneezing, chest tightness, throat irritation then mold growth in your living space should be a cause of worry for you.
Considerations of moving house or getting rid of mold growth by house owners with very young children should be made as early as possible because during their first years , these children are prone to developing certain respiratory problems such as asthma. FSG inspections have helped many home owners get rid of any mold growth in their houses hence avoiding the need to move.
Calling mold inspection services any time you notice leaks, dampness or previous water damages would help eradicate the problem of mold growth while it’s at its infancy. In addition to providing top quality, thorough assessments on mold growth in homes, these companies also provide other services like, servicing homes and businesses and indoor air quality tests. When all testing is done, customers are provided with the end results that will enable them to take the right course of action.
Thermal imaging technology, bio pumps for mold sampling, humidity identification hygrometers, laser particle counters for particle counts, moisture detection with moisture meters are some of the modern equipment that mold inspection companies are using to give the bests services possible. Furthermore, to increase good customer service, mold inspection companies have professional, certified staff in their payroll.
Besides mold inspection, wind mitigation is another area that homeowners must look at if they want their homes in perfect shapes for a longer period of time. Adding features that will aid your home withstand high winds, hurricanes or major storms is what mitigation basically refers to. Wind mitigation has two major advantages one being that it saves a lot of money that would have gone into insuring a house that doesn’t have any mitigation feature and secondly is that it’s makes sure ones family is safe.
Setting up water barriers, roof to foundation anchoring and window and door coverings are some of the techniques used in wind mitigation plus the companies also advice regular inspections to make sure everything works as it should.
The mandatory components under the four point inspection are HVAC (heat, ventilation and ac), plumbing, electrical and roof inspection.