Black Water Problems
Category 3 water damage problems located in Santa Monica, CA
Santa Monica, CA | During this mold inspection many abnormal conditions were noticed by the mold inspector. Within the bathroom of this apartment water was found below the linoleum flooring. Our moisture meter detected moisture up to 99-100%. The origin of this moisture problem was the toilet. An improper seal between the toilet and the flooring allowed black water (category 3) to seep in between the building materials.
In order to repair the area a restoration company must be contacted to remove materials and sanitize the structure. Category 3 water intrusion carry bacteria and increase the chances of mold growth within your home.
Following proper restoration a post remediation mold and bacteria inspection should be completed to verify the area is cleaned properly and ready for reconstruction.