A frequent question posited by clients is where their mold issue stemmed from. Often, if there is a mold issue relating to an elevated humidity issue in a property, such as is often found in properties by the sea, there is a bafflement as to how the mold started. The following points outline where the mold has come from:
When a mold professional is performing an air quality test in your property, ensure they are documenting all of the current conditions i.e. AC on/off, open windows, heavy foot-traffic, mold recently disturbed in a any way. All of these conditions can potentially affect the air quality test results.
The author of our microbial blog is Fareed Nazaryfar. He holds a Master's degree in Environmental and Petroleum Geochemistry from Newcastle University (United Kingdom). He is also a Certified Mold Inspector, as well as an Environmental Manager-holding an ISO 14001 certification in Environmental Management.
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