The Homeowner's Guide to MoldBook - 2006
Even a minor, hidden water leak, untreated, can result in major mold problems and thousands of dollars in damage... and a severely mold-contaminated house can't be lived in or sold! Once moisture combines with dust or mold-friendly materials like drywall, mold can start growing and spreading in as little as 24-48 hours.
This book will show you how to:Inspect for mold throughout a home. Remove mold and keep it from coming back... including the best maintenance procedures to prevent mold growth. Select mold-preventive construction techniques and new mold-resistant materials if you're building or remodeling. Deal with insurance companies if you're thinking of submitting a mold damages claim. Select a reliable mold removal contractor, and know when you need one. Plus standard procedures and costs for mold remediation, testing, and repair work
Invaluable tips on:Recognizing mold, will full-color photographs Removing mold safely and effectively Mold removal contractors and insurance issues
Publisher: Kingston, MA : RSMeans, c2006
Branch Call Number: 628.536 PUGLIESE
Characteristics: xv, 144 p. : ill. ; 28 cm