Mold Remediation - Information

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Home Inspector with Florida Healthy Home Inspections

Mold Information - Mold Remediation

  

Florida Healthy Home Inspections provides mold remediation services following the guidelines established by the EPA and by the New York City Department of Health's Guidelines on Assessment and Remediation of Fungi in Indoor Environments.different sampling methods which can be used.

According to the EPA, "if visible mold is present it should be remediated. It is not always necessary to identify the mold unless for litigation, source of contamination is unclear, or health concerns are a problem."

 

The EPA has published guidelines for mold remediation. For more information on the EPA guidelines, click on the picture to link to the EPA site:

EPA: Mold Remediation in Schools and Commercial Buildings

 

  

The following steps are taken on each job to ensure the mold is not only remediated, but that the situation allowing mold growth is also corrected:

Source of Moisture (correction and prevention)

Scope of Mold Remediation

Selection of Remediation Personnel

Mold Remediation Planning

Mold remediation services include:

Thorough clean up

Personal Protective Equipment

Containment Requirements

Hazardous Communications

Preventative Measures

 

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