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Comprehensive Mold Remediation Project in Columbia, MD

Comprehensive Mold Remediation Project in Columbia, MD

Mold growth can be a homeowner's worst fear because it can damage the building and make people sick. FDP Mold Remediation of Columbia, a leading mold removal company, recently took on a difficult job on Phelps Luck Drive in Columbia, MD. Mold had grown in a laundry room, which could have put people in danger. Here, we'll talk about the ins and outs of this project, the problems we had, our careful process, and the amazing results our team of experts got.

Why Mold Growth in the Laundry Room?

It is normal for mold to grow in the laundry room, and there are a number of reasons for this. Because washing machines and dryers are used so often, the laundry room is often damp. On top of that, bad ventilation can make the situation worse. When we got to the house on Phelps Luck Drive in Columbia, MD, we saw that all of these things had come together to make a great place for mold to grow.

It was great for mold to grow in the laundry room because it was always wet there. Mold spores can be found inside most places, but they need water and a good area to grow on. The mold liked to grow on the wooden walls and drywall in the laundry room in this case.

Challenges in this Project

The mold removal job on Phelps Luck Drive came with some unique problems that our team had to solve to make sure the result was safe and effective.

Mold Growth

The first problem we had to deal with was the mold growth that was happening in many places on the property. Mold had spread from the laundry room to the bathroom in the hallway and the bathroom in the master bedroom. To make sure that this was completely eradicated, a comprehensive method was needed.

Containment and Negative Pressure

To stop cross-contamination, it was important to come up with a good containment plan and keep the negative pressure up. It was important to keep the mold spores from spreading to areas that weren't affected by putting up barriers in the laundry room, master bedroom bathroom, and hallway bathroom.

Air Duct Cleaning

Mold had gotten into the HVAC system, so the air ducts had to be cleaned thoroughly. The large amount of piping made this a difficult job, and it took special tools to clean and disinfect the ducts and furnaces.

Drywall Removal and Replacement

We had to take out parts of drywall in the laundry room, hallway bathroom, and master bedroom bathroom to get rid of the mold. This needed exact cutting and getting rid of the materials that were damaged.

Protection and Safety

The safety of our team and the people who lived on this property was our top priority. Personal protective equipment (PPE) was needed to keep our workers safe and keep them from being exposed to mold.

The Remediation Process

To deal with the problems this mold caused, our team at FDP Mold Remediation of Columbia carefully followed a thorough mold remediation process that made sure the mold was removed and fixed properly:

  1. Antimicrobial Fogging: To get rid of mold spores and stop them from growing back, we first treated the damaged areas with antimicrobial fogging.
  2. Stripping and Encasing: To stop mold from growing again, the wood walls in the laundry room were stripped and then sealed.
  3. Taking Out the Cabinet: We took out the cabinet that had mold on it in the bathroom in the hallway.
  4. Air Duct Cleaning: We used HEPA-negative pressure to clean, disinfect, and sanitize the air ducts and heater to make sure there were no mold spores in the HVAC system.
  5. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): During the remediation process, our workers wore the right PPE to keep themselves safe.
  6. Drywall Removal: To get rid of moldy materials, we carefully cut two feet of drywall in the laundry room, shower, and other affected areas.
  7. Negative Pressure and Containment: Barriers called containment were put up in key places to stop cross-contamination, and negative pressure kept mold spores inside.
  8. HEPA Air Scrubbers: During the job, powerful EQ air scrubbers with HEPA filters were used to clean the air all the time and get rid of mold spores.

The Remarkable Results

FDP Mold Remediation of Columbia took care of the mold problem in the laundry room on Phelps Luck Drive by paying close attention to every detail and being dedicated to doing a great job. Our comprehensive approach to mold remediation ensured that no stone was left unturned, and no mold spore was left behind.

We are proud to say that the results of this project, which was due on December 3rd, are nothing short of amazing. The laundry room and bathroom areas that had mold have been fully cleaned up and are now mold-free. The homeowners can now relax because the air quality inside their homes is back to normal. They can be sure that their homes are safe and healthy.

Transforming Homes with Precision and Care by FDP Mold Remediation

Our latest project, by FDP Mold Remediation, shows how dedicated we are to offering professional and effective mold remediation services in Columbia, MD. We dealt with the problems caused by mold in the laundry room with care and accuracy, and, in the end, we got great results.

Don't be afraid to get in touch with us if you have mold problems in your house. Our mold removal professionals have everything they need to take care of any mold problem. This will keep your home safe and protect your family's health. Trust FDP Mold Remediation of Columbia to take care of all your mold removal needs in Columbia, and your home will be mold-free and better. Get in touch with us right away to set up an inspection and start the process of getting rid of mold in your home. We care most about your peace of mind.

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Project Details:

Phelps Luck Dr, Columbia, MD 21045
Nov 29, 2023
Dec 03, 2023
Albert S.
Baltimore, MD
Water Damage Restoration

Project Outline:

Visible mold in laundry room, master bathroom, and hallway bathroom. This project involved:

  • Mold Remediation - Visual inspection on-site.
  • Mold Remediation - PPE.
  • Mold Remediation - Containment and negative pressure for one the laundry room entrance, one master bedroom bathroom and one hallway bathroom
  • Mold Removal - Scrub wood studs before encapsulating and encapsulate wood studs in the laundry room.
  • Mold Removal - Remove the cabinet in the hallway bathroom.
  • Mold Restoration - Drywall removal: Cut two feet along drywall in the laundry room.
  • Mold Restoration - Drywall removal: Cut two feet in shower, remove tiles and drywall.
  • Mold Treatment - Air duct HEPA negative pressure cleaning Disinfected and sanitized ducts and furnace.
  • Mold Treatment - Antimicrobial fogging
  • Mold Treatment - 3 EQ air scrubber HEPA 500cfm, Leave one air scrubber in the laundry room, one in the master bedroom bathroom, and one in the hallway bathroom for 3 days with Hepa filter.
  • Mold Restoration - Trash disposal
Albert S. - Mold Remediation Specialist
Albert S.
Crew Chief in Greater Washington Area
Mold Remediation Specialist
MHIC - 141335
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Great Reputation!Customer service and fair price
Based on 33 verified reviews on google
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