Mold Remediation Services - Inspection, Removal & Remediation

Mold Remediation Services

A lingering, unpleasant odor and discolored walls in your home or place of business is much more than a nuisance. Every single breath you take filled with contaminated mold spores exposes you, your family, guests, or customers to a potential health hazard. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, exposure to a mold contaminated environment can cause a variety of health effects, such as chronic lung illnesses and more.

UpRite Plus 2 is a NYS licensed and residential and commercially insured company to solve your mold problem. We offer fast, around-the-clock solutions for homeowners and businesses in the New York area — from Manhattan to Montauk. For over 35 years, we’ve emerged as one of the leaders in mold removal and remediation in the area.

We have the knowledge and experience to handle all aspects of your mold remediation project so you can focus on
more important things — like spending time with your family or growing your business.

Mold Remediation Starts with Mold Inspection

At UpRite Plus 2, we are one of the most experienced mold removal and remediation companies in the area. The first step to mold remediation is to detect mold and accurately find the source. We work with organizations that use state-of-the-art Air sampling and swab samples to accurately conduct testing to locate and rectify the source of the mold growth. These partnerships reduce the likelihood of conflicts of interest and increase transparency.

  1. Mold Inspection — We work with a NYS Licensed and insured independent mold assessor who will conduct a thorough inspection of the property, which would include conducting air test / swab test on the interior and exterior spaces of your business or home.
  2. State-of-the-Art Thermal Imagine — These Assessors use the most cutting-edge thermal imaging moisture detectors to find any hidden moisture in your crawl spaces, ceilings, attic, floors and walls. This allows them to accurately map all of the affected areas in your home.
  3. Collection of Samples for Analysis — The mold assessor will utilize the most advanced techniques to collect air spores that will then be sent out to an independent lab for analysis to determine the type of mold that maybe in your home.
  4. Mold Report — The skilled mold assessor will review the results of the lab tests and write a protocol in which will outline the remediation recommendations with a detailed drawing of the areas which need to be addressed.

Mold Removal & Mold Remediation

When it comes to mold removal, our expert technicians use a proven and methodical approach. Because of the potential hazards and dangers associated with mold remediation, we always set up walls of containment to eliminate the spread of mold spores from contaminating other areas. All mold remediation will consist of negative air machines with HEPA filter. We work to ensure there are no remaining mold spores after our mold removal process is complete.

To help ensure no mold remains to spread and create another outbreak, we pay special attention to the most difficult-to-reach parts of your property, such as:

  • We utilize a special remediation treatment for moldy crawl spaces.
  • Our technicians are trained to always remove mold behind stairwells or mold growing under appliances in basements.
  • We remove mold from personal belongings, furnishings, and wood.
  • We eradicate mold from laundry rooms, in walls, and in bathroom ceilings.

Most importantly, we will address the problem causing the mold, such as the source of moisture or water. Otherwise, the mold would simply return.

Let's Recap the Mold Remediation Process

Throughout our decades of experience, we’ve learned every mold damage scenario is different, which means it may require a unique solution. However, most mold removal and remediation services are similar to the following:

#1 The Mold Inspection Process

Even if you can see mold growing on your walls, it’s important to have a thorough inspection by a Licensed Mold assessor to determine. if there could be hidden mold growing behind walls or in other unseen place? What’s causing the mold in the first place? All of these questions as well as other critical information is uncovered through the mold inspection process. Inspectors use a variety of technology to detect hidden mold caused by hidden water intrusions, condensation and humidity.

#2 Containing the Mold

Our specially-trained mold technicians use a variety of cutting-edge mold containment methods to effectively prevent the further spread of mold. We work to create spaces where the mold is isolated through negative air pressure and physical barriers, which work to prevent it from spreading throughout the cleaning process. In addition, we make sure to turn off all HVAC systems and cover all vents with 6 mil plastic to prevent the mold spores to contaminate any other areas.

#3 The Air Filtration Process

At UpRite Plus 2, we use specialized air filtration equipment to capture and remove dangerous mold spores from the air. Equipment like HEPA vacuums and Negative air machines with HEPA filters are utilized to stop the mold from spreading while the remediation is in progress.

#4 The Removal of Mold-Infested Items and Mold

Each mold remediation process will vary based on the types of surfaces the mold has grown on as well as the amount of mold growth. We will regularly use antimicrobial, antifungal and Encapsulate paint on certain surfaces to stop mold growth, while preventing new mold growth from forming. The removal of mold-infested materials that are porous, such as carpeting, drywall, insulation, and foam filled items cardboard and paper will be required using 4 mil plastic bags and discarded properly.

#5 Cleaning of Belongings and Contents

Our certified mold remediation technicians will always clean your curtains, decorative items, furniture, and any other restorable items damaged or affected by mold. Depending on your situation, we can use a variety of different techniques to first clean and sanitize your belongings.

#6 The Restoration Process

Depending on the level of mold damage sustained on your property; subfloors, drywalls, and other building materials may have to be removed. However, the experts at UpRite Plus 2 offer the expertise to restore your property to it’s pre-mold-infestation status.

Our restoration experts can perform minor to major repairs on your property, including painting, replacing drywall, installing new carpet, and more. We can also perform more significant repairs, including the reconstruction of rooms or areas in your business or home. Whatever is required to restore your place of business or home, UpRite Plus 2 will meet your needs and exceed your expectations.

Will Homeowners Insurance Cover Mold Remediation?

Every homeowner’s insurance policy is different. We will work with you and your homeowners insurance to guide you to the most cost-effective solution. We've regularly partnered with insurance brokers, adjusters, and other interested parties. At UpRite Plus 2, we pride ourselves in the capacity to serve as a bridge between your insurance company and the assistance you deserve.

Contact UpRite Plus 2 for Expert Mold Removal & Remediation

At UpRite Plus 2, we bring more than 23 years of experience destroying mold infestations in businesses and residential properties throughout the New York area. See our licenses and the regions they cover below:

  • Mold Remediation License 00724
  • 2010865-DCA
    • Manhattan
    • Brooklyn
    • Queens
    • The Bronx
    • Staten Island
  • H0455430000
    • Nassau County
  • 55773-H
    • Suffolk County
  • 8935-2016
    • East Hampton
  • L0333728
    • South Hampton

We take an infinite amount of pride in our ability to provide fast, reliable, and trustworthy solutions. If your home or business has a mold problem, UpRite Plus 2 can provide a fast and effective solution. Contact us today.

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