Attic Mold

Attic Mold The mold on the trusses in this attic has been there since this home was built about 30 years ago. She also had a ventilation concern that I advised her about that could lead to more mold in the future, but this mold has been there for years including 4 sales of the…

Preventing Mold

Preventing Mold

Preventing Mold We are getting ready to remove the drywall under this window in this basement room so that we can remove the wet insulation inside the wall. When water comes in from a window well and flows over the window seal most people assume that the water flow down the outside of the wall,…

Mold Inspection Agreement

Mold Inspection Agreement

Mold Inspection Agreement We are here in this Salt Lake City Utah home doing some sewage cleanup and the homeowner shared with me that he had some mold removal done by another company within the last year. He shared with this this limited mold inspection agreement form and some of the language was interesting to…

Rug suspected of mold. None found.

Not A Mold Odor

Not A Mold Odor We’re here to inspect for mold at this house. The reason they asked us to come is because of a suspicious odor that they thought might be mold related. One of the things they wanted us to check was the new rug but the odor is not coming from the rug.…

Mold growing on wood frame after treated with mold resistant paint.

Mold Proof Paint?

Mold Proof? This framing was painted with a mild resistant paint several years ago. As you can see from the dark staining, mold was still able to grow. No doubt there would have been a lot more mold without the coating, but mold was still able to grow because the framing stayed wet long enough.…

Sewage Cleanup in Ogden Utah

Sewage Cleanup in Ogden Utah When were cleaning up from sewage there’s more cutting and more removal that’s necessary than a regular clean water damage event. Insurance covers the damage the largest majority of the time. So whatever needs to be done and it’s best to be thorough and make sure everything is sanitary and…

Water damage wooden floor from dishwasher - Bio Clean of Utah

Wooden Floor Water Damage

Wooden Floor Water Damage I’m actually here to do a mold inspection in the basement. There was a air sample collected by a home inspector in the basement that showed an elevated level of mold spores, so they invited us into diagnose the mold. The water damage event in question happened about 3 months ago.…