Symptoms associated with mold;
- Respiratory problems
- Eye, nose and throat irritation
- Asthma (worsening)
- Cough, congestion
- Shortness of breath
- Tiredness, nausea and fever
- Headaches and concentration difficulty
Studies by Health Canada suggest that some respiratory symptoms are associated with moisture and mold growth in the home or workplace. They do not allow to conclude that it is primarily responsible. By cons, a study of children 5 to19 years established a significant link between mold and asthma. Finally, the mold was suspected of being a cause of idiopathic pulmonary hemorrhage in the new born.
Decontamination consists in removing contaminants, bacteria, spores, molds and bacteria that can be harmful to your health, such as mold that develops when there is a presence of high humidity caused by: water infiltration, water damage, flood, etc.. It is not only important to clean the mold, but also to eliminate it completely.
A mold that continues to grow can damage materials, furniture and fabric of your property and even cause health problems (allergies, diseases, etc..) At Aquanet, we guarantee a complete decontamination, including dewatering, complete cleaning of the affected area (previously isolated) and treatment with fungicides.
In addition to removing all visible traces of mold, we make sure to remove particles that may be present in the air with our HEPA filters. Thus, odors are eliminated and the air quality is greatly improved.
Our IICRC certification assures you a service according to established standards.
DECONTAMINATION – ANIMALS
Have you ever had an animal in the roof, the attic and even the walls of your home or cottage? It is important to know that these small vermins can cause a lot of damage to your resident and contaminate the insulation. To avoid health problems, it is appropriate to call experts to conduct a complete decontamination of your insulation and your structure.
During an inspection think TO look AT
- Carpets and floor coverings,
- Fabric covering, furniture
- Back offices, libraries and folders,
- Suspended ceilings,
- The ductwork if possible and coating
- Wet areas as sinks, air conditioner, dehumidifier and other places likely to stagnate.
It is not easy to see that someone in our entourage lives in unsanitary conditions. Also, if you own and rent apartments, perhaps have you ever had your tenants make your apartments unhealthy.
It is important that these areas are thoroughly cleaned so that they can be reinstated. Moreover, it is not only important to make a deep cleaning of the area, but also to ensure that the air quality is perfect as well as removing all odors.
Our expertise allows us to make a thorough cleaning of an area deemed unsafe; that way the area is completely disinfected and all bad odors are removed.
Following identification, the question is whether it has spread because it will very quickly if it is not localized in time.
Decontamination involves several steps;
- Individual protection of our experts
- Protected non-contaminated areas
- Stop ventilation
- Decontamination and techniques,
- Correcting problems
DRY ICE CLEANING
This type of cleaning, also known as dry ice blasting can be used in different ways and is particularly effective in removing mold and this completely safe for the environment.
This method is mainly used for the cleaning of industrial machinery, but can also be used to clean: • Electrical equipement
- Computer equipment
- Surfaces that are delicate and water sensitive
- Fragile materials
The advantage of using this method is primarily because of its efficiency in cleaning and restoration. Also, this method greatly reduces cleaning time and leaves no residue.