Mold remediation is a detailed, labor-intensive and time-consuming process. It requires expertise to avoid cross-contaminating the rest of your home and property.
During this process, the crew will spray the mold area with biocide which keeps the spores from reproducing. Non-porous surfaces are wiped with antimicrobial and antifungal cleaners. Porous materials like drywall and carpet are either thrown away or sent for specialized cleaning.
Then fans and dehumidifiers are brought in to dry the affected areas. Moisture meters are used to ensure the area is completely dry. The crew will also use HEPA air scrubbers and air exchange to clean the mold spores from the air in your property.
If your insurance company sends a mold remediation Orem UT contractor to your house it is important to make sure they are licensed and insured. You can usually find this information on their website or by calling them directly. Also, ask people you trust who they have used in the past. Often contractors who work with insurance companies have a reputation and can recommend a quality company to you.