Mold Remediation and Restoration

Local and state laws may require a specific inspection and documentation protocol based on the size of the affected area. We can advise you on this process, providing guidance based on your unique situation.

Who Needs Mold Inspections for Damaged Homes? 

In situations where mold is suspected, or even confirmed, professional remediators can inspect the property for active microbial colonization and the damage it causes. Physical signs of spreading organisms and the deterioration of hosting materials are focal points in this property assessment. Mold inspections can often follow behind the work of industrial hygienists testing the environment.  

Can Surface Cleaning Address Black Mold? 

Surface cleaning often involves multiple antimicrobial products and agents in our recovery inventory. Chlorine-based solvents often used in the disinfection process can often eliminate growth on the surface of hosting materials. When surface cleaning with abrasive tactics like scrubbing is not sufficient, more direct remediation strategies might be necessary, such as:

  • Sanding
  • Media blasting
  • Controlled demolition

How Can Mold Remediation Help? 

Remediation targets active colonization through multiple methods. Because mold organisms can be so destructive to hosting materials and contents within the residence, getting these remediation strategies started as soon as possible is critical. We have experienced Applied Microbial Remediation Technicians (AMRT) to help with: 

  • basement mold remediation
  • black mold
  • attic mold
  • Mold remediation
  • bathroom mold removal
  • mold specialists

Does Attic Mold Removal Come with Repairs? 

Removing mold damage is rarely the extent of what a home needs to return to preloss condition. Our general contracting license often affords actions like roof repairs and build back necessary to ensure leaking and moisture vulnerabilities get resolved. Remediation is as much about stopping future threats as it is removing active colonization.

If You See Signs of Mold,
Call Us Today – (407) 226-2621

Understanding Mold

Some restoration companies advertise “mold removal” and may even guarantee to remove all mold. This is a fallacy because removing all mold from a house or business is impossible; microscopic mold spores exist almost everywhere, both indoors and outdoors. Here are the facts:

  • Mold is present almost everywhere, indoors and outdoors.
  • Mold spores are microscopic and float along in the air and may enter your home through windows, doors, or AC/heating systems or even hitch a ride indoors on your clothing or a pet.
  • Mold spores thrive on moisture. Mold spores can quickly grow into colonies when exposed to water. These colonies may produce allergens and irritants.
  • Before mold remediation can begin, any sources of water or moisture must be addressed. Otherwise, the mold may return.
  • Mold often produces a strong, musty odor and can lead you to possible mold problem areas.
  • Even higher-than-normal indoor humidity can support mold growth. Keep indoor humidity below 45 percent.

Why Choose SERVPRO of South Orange County?

fast response to mold damage

We’re Faster to Any Size Disaster

In as little as 48 hours, a minor mold issue can quickly spread through a home or business. Once you contact us, we’re dedicated to starting the remediation process quickly. This fast response lessens the mold damage, limits additional damage, and reduces the remediation cost.

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highly trained mold remediation technicians

We’re Highly Trained Mold Remediation Specialists

We specialize in water and mold damage restoration, with advance training in restoration techniques and the experience and specialized equipment to quickly restore your property.

  • Applied Microbial Remediation Specialist
  • Water Damage Restoration Technician
  • Applied Structural Drying Technician

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fast mold damage cleanup

We Use Advanced Mold Remediation Techniques and Equipment

We invest in the latest equipment and ongoing mold remediation training because it helps us restore your home or business quickly and effectively. We will isolate the affected area using physical barriers and a negative air pressure chamber.

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The Mold Remediation Process

Every mold infestation is different, from the amount of mold to the types of materials affected. Each scenario requires a unique solution, but the general process stays the same. The steps listed below illustrate our process for a “typical” mold remediation infestation:

  1. Emergency Contact - (407) 226-2621
  2. Inspection and Mold Damage Assessment
  3. Mold Containment
  4. Air Filtration
  5. Removing Mold and Mold-Infested Materials
  6. Cleaning Contents and Belongings
  7. Restoration

Common Mold Misconceptions

It’s easy to understand why many people struggle to grasp the facts and issues surrounding indoor mold because sensational news stories and advertising cloud and obscure the real issues. Educate yourself with the facts about mold and learn about the mold remediation process.

Locally Owned Company with National Resources

SERVPRO of South Orange County is locally owned and operated—so we live and work here too and are proud to be part of the Orlando community. When you have a water or mold damage issue, we’re already nearby and ready to help.

We are also part of a national network of over 2070 SERVPRO Franchises and special Disaster Recovery Teams strategically located throughout the country to respond to large scale disasters.

We are proud to serve our local communities: