Prior Lake, MN Mold Damage Remediation
Mold is a treacherous invader that is everywhere. It travels in clouds of microscopic spores, and even if you can't see it, it's likely there. It thrives in damp and cold spaces, and when it begins to grow, that's when you have a dangerous problem. The Prior Lake, Minnesota, mold damage remediation services from SERVPRO can clean up dangerous infestations in your home or business so you can enjoy Mystic Lake and the Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve once more.
Prior Lake Mold Damage Remediation Services
Mold can make allergies and asthma worse and can even potentially cause other health issues. The expert, locally owned Prior Lake mold damage remediation services at SERVPRO are here 24 hours a day, seven days a week to make sure you and your loved ones can live a happy, healthy life.
How the Process Works
When you call us, we'll conduct a thorough assessment of the damage and use advanced, industrial negative air chambers, air movers, HEPA vacuums, air scrubbers and even physical barriers to contain the problem and clear out excess spores. Then, we'll remove any infested materials that can be cleaned and sanitized. We'll clean up the mold patches in the home, and then restore the entire area to its pre-mold condition, just like it never happened!
To get started with Prior Lake, Minnesota, mold damage remediation services, call SERVPRO at 952-403-1050 today.
SERVPRO of Shakopee / Savage / Prior Lake
- 24-Hour Emergency Service
- Faster to Any Size Disaster
- Highly Trained Mold Remediation Technicians
- Specialized Mold Remediation Equipment
- A Trusted Leader in the Restoration Industry
- Locally Owned and Operated
If You See Signs of Mold, Call Us Today – (952) 403-1050
Microscopic mold spores exist almost everywhere, outdoors and indoors, making it impossible to remove all mold from a home or business. Some restoration businesses advertise “mold removal” and even guarantee to remove all mold, which is a fallacy. Consider the following mold 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 on a pet.
- Mold spores thrive on moisture. Mold spores can quickly grow into colonies when exposed to water. These colonies may produce allergens, irritants, and toxins.
- 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.
Faster to Any Size Fire Disaster
A minor mold problem can quickly become a major infestation if left untreated. We can start the remediation process immediately after you contact us. A faster response lessens the mold damage, limits additional damage, and reduces the remediation cost.
Locally Owned, with National Resources
SERVPRO of Shakopee / Savage / Prior Lake is locally owned and operated, so we are part of the Prior Lake community too. When you have a water or mold damage issue, we’re already nearby and ready to help. We’re also part of a network of over 2170, including special Disaster Recovery Teams placed strategically throughout the country to respond to large-scale fire, water, and storm disasters.
We are proud to serve our local communities:
- Shakopee, MN
- Savage, MN
- Prior Lake, MN
- Chaska, MN
- Chanhassen, MN
- Victoria, MN
- New Prague, MN
- Belle Plaine, MN
- Jordan, MN
- Carver, MN
- Elko New Market, MN
- Cologne, MN
Highly Trained Water and Mold Restoration 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. Learn about our water damage training and certificates.
The Mold Remediation Process
Every mold damage scenario is different and requires a unique solution, but the general mold remediation process stays the same. The steps listed below illustrate our “typical” process:
Step 1: Emergency Contact - (952) 403-1050
The mold cleanup and restoration process begins when you call us. Our representative will ask a series of questions to help us determine the necessary equipment, resources, and personnel.
Step 2: Inspection and Mold Damage Assessment
We determine the scope of the mold damage by carefully inspecting your property for visible signs of mold. Since mold can be hidden, we use various technologies to detect mold and hidden water sources.
Step 3: Mold Containment
Our professionals use various containment procedures to prevent the spread of mold. We may use advanced containment procedures like negative air chambers to isolate the contaminated area with physical barriers and negative air pressure to keep the mold spores from spreading during the cleanup process. All fans and heating and cooling systems will be turned off to prevent the spread of mold.
Step 4: Air Filtration
We use powerful air scrubbers, HEPA vacuums, and other filtration equipment to remove microscopic mold spores out of the air. This air filtration process and our mold containment process help to prevent the spread of these mold spores while the mold remediation is in process.
Step 5: Removing Mold and Mold-Infested Materials
Depending on the amount of mold growth and the types of surfaces involved, the mold remediation process can vary significantly. In general, we’ll use antifungal and antimicrobial treatments to eliminate mold colonies and to help prevent new colonies from forming. Depending on the severity of the infestation, we may need to remove drywall, carpeting, and other porous materials.
Step 6: Cleaning Contents and Sanitizing
SERVPRO of Shakopee / Savage / Prior Lake will use a variety of cleaning techniques and products to clean your furnishings and personal belongings. Since mold infestations also cause a persistent musty odor, our professionals are also trained to remove odors and provide deodorization using fogging equipment.
Step 7: Restoration
During the remediation process, it’s often necessary to remove porous building materials like subfloors, drywall, and carpet. The restoration step returns your Prior Lake, MN home or business back to normal. Depending on the severity of mold damage, the restoration step may involve minor repairs, such as replacing drywall, or it may involve a substantial reconstruction project.
SERVPRO knows Mold
Here at SERVPRO of Shakopee / Savage / Prior Lake we understand what it takes to properly remediate a mold situation in Prior Lake, MN. Encountering mold can be worrisome for any homeowner, but SERVPRO is here to put your mind at ease. We have the right tools and trained professionals to get the job done right. Give us a call at (952) 403-1050 and we will be on our way to help.