Ahold of Mold Environmental has been providing Mold Remediation services in the Buffalo NY and Erie PA area since 1996. The Department of Labors new Mold Program which is responsible for enforcing Article 32 of the New York State labor law establishes licensing requirements and minimum work standards for professionals engaging in mold assessment and remediation, “Erie PA has not yet passed Mold Remediation and Assessment Guidelines” below are the three main components of the new law: Training: The mold program will protect customers by requiring contractors to obtain appropriate training prior to being able to perform mold assessment and... View Article
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I heard about “toxic molds” that grow in homes and other buildings. Should I be concerned about a serious health risk to me and my family? In 2004 the Institute of Medicine (IOM) found there was sufficient evidence to link indoor exposure to mold with upper respiratory tract symptoms, cough, and wheeze in otherwise healthy people; with asthma symptoms in people with asthma; and with hypersensitivity pneumonitis in individuals susceptible to that immune-mediated condition. The IOM also found limited or suggestive evidence linking indoor mold exposure and respiratory illness in otherwise healthy children. In 2009, the World Health Organization issued... View Article
If you are noticing mold or mildew odors in your home, it is possible that you have a hidden mold problem. Molds often emit musty or other unpleasant odors. The presence of a musty, moldy odor does not mean that you definitely have a mold problem, but this type of odor is often an early indicator of a hidden mold problem. Don’t wait to get it checked out. Hidden and undetected plumbing leaks often lead to extensive water damage and mold. We are experts at locating hidden plumbing leaks. Some plumbing leaks are obvious while others are not. Our moisture detection equipment... View Article
Cost for mold remediation can vary anywhere from a few hundred dollars to several thousand depending on the amount of mold and if it needs to be physically removed “for example drywall that typically needs to be removed or a hard surface that can be simply cleaned and treated.” For example in an attic as long as the structural integrity of the wood is sound most all mold can be removed safely and effectively affording the customer a 15yr and up to a lifetime warranty. Basements are a primary concern in Western New York and Pennsylvania due to the inclement weather... View Article
One of the rooms in the house where you’ll most often see mold is the basement. Buffalo NY is known for older homes having basement water infiltration causing excessive moisture and mold development. Ahold of Mold Environmental has the experts to properly remove your mold from your basements we also are a licensed New York State Mold Remediation Contractor. Below you will find info that can help with mold in your home or business. There are many sources of moisture found in the basement. And any water problem in the basement usually takes a long time to dry out. This... View Article
Ahold of Mold Environmental is proud to serve the mold testing, air quality testing, water damage restoration, basement waterproofing, and basement restoration needs of customers in Buffalo NY, Williamsville NY, Cheektowaga NY, Amherst NY, Orchard Park NY, West Seneca NY, Clarence NY, Jamestown NY, Ellicottville NY, West Falls NY, Chautauqua NY, Bemus Point NY, Fredonia NY, Dunkirk NY, Westfield NY, Erie PA, Warren PA, and the surrounding areas.