What is Black Mold?
What Is Black Mold?
You may have seen sensational news reports that warn about the dangers of “black mold” or “toxic mold”. These reports can be alarming and confusing so it’s beneficial to get the facts to better understand mold.
Stachybotrys chartarum is the type of mold often called black mold, and it can produce health effects. However, many types of mold can produce health effects. Treat any mold with caution – stay out of affected areas and don’t touch or disturb the mold. It is best to call a trained professional to asses the mold found in your Plano home.
How Do I Tell If It’s Black Mold?
Since many types of mold can cause reactions, you should contact us regardless of the color or type of mold. In many instances, multiple types of mold may exist in the same house or structure. If you suspect you have a mold problem, contact SERVPRO of Plano Texas immediately.