Moistue in Attic Plywood Sheathing
316 Washington Street
Norwell, MA 02061
Serving North Shore - South Shore
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Environmental Resources & Services is a company dedicated to provide your family, home,office, or business with healthier living indoors with the latest state of the art technologies for your...
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Indoor Air Quality Testing-IAQ Consulting
Mold Detection-Mold Inspections-Mold Testing
Water Damage-Moisture-Odor-Flood- Assessments
Independent Mold Removal Supervision
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Our Professional IAQ Environmental Mold Testing and Consulting Services
Consultations are performed upon request in the areas of mold testing, mold inspection, indoor air quality sampling methods in a non-cultural and/or cultural setting. We provide Networking steering your project in the right direct for solutions with indoor air quality and hazardous materials such as mold fungi. Supervision and assessments of mold remediation projects for verification purposes to bring back to a clean condition for water, mold, etc. . Provide Scope of Work for mold removal projects and refer CIH-Certified Industrial Hygienist when and where necessary.
We provide consulting services & network for environmental inspectors, air duct cleaning companies, cleaning & property and facilities management companies, hotels, schools, daycare, nursing, homes, disaster restoration, mold removal companies, real estate for buyer/seller inspections, new construction and developments & property management.
We offer Education awareness (not certification) for restoration companies, corporate, office, schools, industry, Green and LEED programs for IAQ & energy heat loss. R.E. Brokers and/or sales meetings.
All Phases of Mold Testing & Inspection (We do not remove or remediate mold, therefore we offer an objective viewpoint of your needs with no conflict of interest as an independent indoor environmental consultant. We do provide remediation supervision, scope of site work and oversight upon request.
The purpose of sampling for mold is to help establish whether elevated settled mold spores are present in a home or building environment. The goal of remediation is to remove the mold contamination, clean, treat where necessary and restore affected damaged area of mold to a pre-existing 'condition 1' status as referenced in ANSI/IICRC S520 Mold Remediation.
To find out if there is an inside reservoir, mold colony forming units or source of fungal spores in an area in which human exposure is likely to occur. To determine whether there may be structural damage due to the presence of fungi, moisture or dampness in the suspect mold areas of concern. Mold sampling can help locate the sources of indoor microorganisms and facilitate effective remediation when and where necessary.
Post Remedial Verification Inspection-Testing
The scope of this test is to determine the mold remediation (removal) process and its removal according to industry standard guidelines of ACGIH, AIHA, IICRC S520 . This inspection includes a thorough visual inspection with mold air sampling , wipes, swabs, bio-tapes if necessary. Our trained technician has advanced certifications to conduct this scope of inspection. Pre-Testing & Visual Inspections: This test consist of a mold screen and to determine the areas that viable and/or non-viable air sampling, swab, bio-tape, or bulk sampling in all areas of home or office. We work with the company and our client to ensure that the goal of mold removal and cleanup are accomplished according to IICRC S520 'Condition 1' status.
Specialize in Real Estate inspections for mold and sources of water intrusions. Being independent consultants we offer an objective viewpoint which helps both the buyer and seller of property because we do not remediate mold. Mold infestation such in the attic roof plywood sheathing due to improper ventilation and/or no vents, floor joists, black mold caused by roof/flashing leaks, bathroom exhaust, moisture, ice damning, fascia board, wood rot/decay, Basement and crawlspace areas. Finding and repairing the source of mold is importnt to a successful remediation project.
Types of sampling methods include: (ALL PHASES)
THERMAL INFRARED IMAGING: A non invasive means of diagnosing the condition of a building or structure. The Tele zoom lenses provides colored images downloaded on a laptop to see if moisture, water intrusion, hot spots, even rodents. Moisture and extreme temperature change for cool surface can be a source to feed mold growth. Can be utilized for ice dams, roof leaks, plumbing leaks, floods, weatherization Heat Loss Energy temperature differential range such as no insulation behind walls, floors, attic, ceilings.
Thermal Infrared Camera
Breathing in the spores from the air.Tiny spores reproduce and are invisible to the naked eye and float through indoor and outdoor air (these fungi are called fruiting bodies).