When most people think of basement mold, they imagine dark, musty smelling basements with visible mold all over the bare concrete walls. However, in many cases, basement mold is more inconspicuous. Because mold might grow on the insulation or behind the drywall in your basement, it may not be immediately noticeable. That is why it is important to know the symptoms related to a mold problem in your home.
If you or another member of your family has been experiencing any of the following symptoms, there may be a mold problem in your basement:
These are just a few of the health symptoms that can result from a mold issue in your basement. Mold spores from basement mold can enter the air in the basement, which then circulates through the entire house. This means that even if you do not spend a lot of time in the basement, basement mold can lead to poor health conditions for you and your family.
If you notice a musty smell or high humidity in your basement, it could be because of a mold issue. If you frequently have water issues in your basement, it is likely that mold will grow in the area. If you feel ill at home, but your condition improves when you are away from home, it could be due to mold in your basement. If you are concerned about a possible mold problem in your home, call Affordable Foundation and Home Repair today. We will inspect your home for mold and then use professional mold remediation techniques to get rid of the problem.
There are a few important steps to getting rid of mold in your Alabama basement.
To learn more about our mold removal services, contact Affordable Foundation and Home Repair right away.