Stachybotrys chartarum (also known by its synonym Stachybotrys atra) is a greenish-black mold. It can grow on porous material, such as fiberboard, drywall, paper, dust, ceiling tiles, wood and lint. Growth occurs when there is long-term moisture from water damage, excessive humidity, water leaks, condensation, water infiltration or flooding.
There are several molds that look similar to toxic black mold. If you believe you have detected Stachybotrys, contact one of our mold experts. They will schedule a time to stop by your home to take an air sample and do a mold and moisture assessment. If you're assessment does show signs of harmful black mold, you'll receive an estimate for removal.
Various types of black mold have the potential to cause health issues as well as damage to your home. With Green Home Solutions' help, you'll be able to clear your home of dangerous mold. Contact us today for your mold and moisture assessment!