(773) 883-8000
Paul Davis Restoration
of Ravenswood
Email icon for Paul Davis Restoration of Ravenswood

How to Recognize Black Mold – Get Affordable Mold Remediation Contractors


Do you feel allergic to your own home? This could be a sign of mold in your home. Typical symptoms of allergic reactions to mold normally look like cold or flu-like side effects like frequent sneezing, sore eyes and excess mucus. The famous harmful strain called black mold, is a particularly strong variety of fungus that grows quickly in temperate, moist conditions like around pipes.

A lot of homeonwers see exposed mold in their home then wrote it off as dust or soot. Patches of black mold will appear in a circular pattern like polka dots. These groups usually look slick and have a grayish green color. Get an Affordable Quote for Mold Remediation Contractors.

Black mold thrives on very little moisture, so if your home has flooded in the past, broken pipes and poor insulation, it could make a perfect home for this fungus. Check for water stains or discoloration in the surfaces of your home like walls, floors and ceilings. If your home smells stale, it could be pointing to hidden mold. Find out today with a quote for affordable mold damage restoration from our company!

If you believe there is mold in your home, it’s important to call mold damage restoration professionals. Extended contact can lead to conditions such as:

  • Fever
  • Irritation of the mucous membranes of the mouth
  • Rashes
  • Nausea

How Does Black Mold Get Inside?

Mold may come inside your home in various places like through ventilation, windows, doors, carried on clothes, fur and other surfaces the mold spores encounter. Black mold and other species are typically anywhere you go, inside and out, but you can start taking precautions to avoid it becoming a problem. If you suspect black mold in your home, don’t wait. Get a quote for affordable mold damage restoration from our highly-trained contractors!

Keep mold out of your home by taking the following measures:

  • Immediately repair water damaged surfaces
  • Keep humidity in your home to a minimum, never higher than 50%
  • Use air conditioner during warm, wet months
  • Assess vents and exhaust fans around your bathroom or kitchen
  • Clean mold-prone areas with anti-fungal cleaners
  • Avoid carpeting mold-prone areas
  • Take out and renew flooded carpets
  • Get a quote from a mold damage remediation company

Paul Davis Restoration Provides Black Mold Damage Remediation

Our contractors at Paul Davis have extensive training and certification to ensure that harmful spores and colonies of mold are gone quickly and effectively. We perform thorough residential and commercial mold removal service claiming a top spot in the industry. Call our contractors today for a quote on affordable mold damage repair.

The Paul Davis staff offers emergency response services all day, every day to get to your home within hours of your call. The responders on the scene are equipped with industrial-grade technology that removes and cleans the area the mold touched. We send our discreet contents cleaning and containment, as well as thorough sanitation and deodorization after we respond to your home. Paul Davis works hard to assist your home and loved ones after mold repair, so we also provide assistance with the insurance process. If you’ve discovered mold or mold damage at your home, connect with the mold restoration experts with Paul Davis Restoration. Call us for an affordable quote today!