Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Importance of Arizona Mold Testing
In order for mold damage to occur in a home their must be a water presence. Mold can grow and develop if a mold spore lands on a wet surface. In Arizona, most homes are not built to withstand severe damage caused by flood, rain and in high amounts of water damage. It is always a good thing to have the home you are going to potentially purchase inspected by a certified mold inspector or certified mold testing laboratory / company.
So what exactly are the health risks that result from homes testing positive for mold? Any Phoenix Mold Testing professional can tell you the following health consequences of mold:
aggravated respiratory illnesses such as allergies, and asthma attacks
skin irritations and rashes
This can be a huge concern for infants, immune compromised patients, cancer patients, and the elderly.