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What You Need to Know About Mold in Your Home

Home Mold prevention

First thing first, mold within your New Jersey home is a major problem. Mold is a threat to both the interior and exterior of your property. More importantly, it can pose a significant danger to you and your family's health. If you are concerned about mold growth in your home, you should call a professionally licensed mold remediation or prevention contractor to help. In New Jersey, the most skilled and experienced mold remediation contractors are at All County Waterproofing, LLC.

Mold Basics

The fact of the matter is that mold exists everywhere. No matter what measures you put in place, there will inevitably be mold within your home. Although this may sound scary, it really is not. Because mold is everywhere, the key to preventing substantial problems is to inhibit mold from growing. At All County Waterproofing, LLC, their mold prevention contractors can help you keep mold outside your home and stop mold growth in its tracks. With professional help, you can rest assured knowing that your home and family is protected.

As to your health, some molds are not necessarily harmful whereas others are always dangerous. Factors depend on the individuals affected and the type of mold within your home. In minor instances, mold can cause nasal problems, throat irritation, coughing, and eye and skin irritation. People with allergies and poor immune symptoms can have far more serious problems. Some molds by their very nature are highly toxic and can have disastrous consequences.

Mold Growth in Your New Jersey Home

There are essentially two main concerns when it comes to preventing mold from growing within your New Jersey home. First, you should take steps to prevent outside mold from entering your home. Mold can enter your home through open doorways, vents, heating and air conditioning systems, and windows.

Second and more importantly, you should take steps to prevent mold from actually growing. Essentially mold can grow in any moist environment. At All County Waterproofing, LLC, their mold prevention experts can help you control moisture levels within your home. Here are just a few ways to prevent moisture from facilitating mold growth within your home:

  • Promptly waterproof leaking roofs, pipes, and windows
  • Take efforts to control humidity levels
  • Hire a professional water damage remediation contractor after flooding
  • Ventilate kitchens and bathrooms

By hiring All County Waterproofing, LLC, you can feel confident that your home is properly sealed. As such, mold and moisture will be kept out of your home. You and your family can rest assured knowing that you will not suffer the negative impact of excessive mold growth. And, in the event that you have a major mold problem, their mold remediation contractors can resolve it for your in the quickest fashion possible.

If you need to hire a professionally licensed mold remediation or profention contractor in New Jersey, call All County Waterproofing, LLC, today at 908-688-0518, or fill out our online request form.


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