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Mold Symptoms

Are You Experiencing Mold Symptoms? When to Call Mold Squad

Mold - Symptoms of Mold Exposure - Mould Symptoms


Is mold a problem?

Toxic or toxigenic mold is an increasingly recognized top concern in indoor environments. It can cause numerous ailments and poison you, your family and your pets! You may have a mold contamination problem.

Should you worry about mold in your home?

Normally, no. If you have been diligent in maintaining your indoor environment, mold is not usually a problem. BUT, if you live in a newer house and have experienced construction-related water issues, you may have a mold problem you can't even see.

Contact Mold Squad to come and perform an inspection if you have had any of these mold symptoms:

  • Flooding
  • Seepage into a basement
  • Water tanks or pipes leaking or bursting
  • Chronic or persistent dampness, high humidity and/or window frosting and water condensation
  • Crawlspace issues
  • Construction issues

The most common mold symptoms are:

  • Sinusitis
  • Respiratory Ailments
  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Rashes
  • Headaches
  • Burning Eyes
  • General Discomfort 
  • Sick Pets

Talk to a mold removal contractor about your mold symptoms today: (403) 249-0610


Health Concerns

Our mold inspectors can assess whether other contaminants may be of concern:


  • Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) or other odors
  • Particulates and dust (e.g. fibreglass, skin flakes, asbestos)
  • Bacteria Carbon Monoxide and Carbon Dioxide
  • Cat dander, dog dander, cockroach allergens Dust mites Other allergens
  • Bird or rodent feces
  • Drug lab chemicals
  • Pesticides
  • Radon

In special cases where mold is suspected of growing in an interior wall, we can perform air sampling of the inside wall without damaging the wall or performing destructive inspection. As well, we can perform carpet dust sampling to determine the presence of allergens (e.g., cat, dog, cockroach), or determine whether the carpet has been water damaged.