Identifying Mold in your home can be a scary proposition. Why is it there? How long has it been an issue? Is it dangerous to the health of myself and my family? These questions are best answered by a qualified mold remediation professional. To help research this topic the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) has published a detailed document on identifying mold. It’s a case study prepared for a Saskatchewan First Nations community that experienced overland flooding but their insights can apply to all households that experience mold growth. The document pertaining to Homeowners identifying mold is located HERE.
IDEAL Insulation & Roofing encounters mold on projects frequently, most often during the winter months due to condensation. It is often the result of excessive moisture generated in the Home due to lifestyle coupled with poor Attic ventilation and insufficient insulation. IDEAL can often help with improving these factors to aid your efforts in removing the source of the mold from your home. Contact IDEAL today to schedule a free site inspection where we will share our expertise in identifying the insulation & roofing issues within your home.