Wood Destroying Fungi Identification & Information
Brown RotDecay fungi are living organisms which send minute threads called "hyphae" through damp wood, taking their food from the wood as they grow. Gradually, the wood is decomposed and its strength is lost. Such damage is often inconspicuous until its final stages. Color: brown discoloration and a crumbly appearance Cause: reoccurring water damage
Dry RotMust have a direct supply of water to survive. Will spread quickly and form mushroom-like organisms on the surface. Color: yellowish, spongy and stringy Cause: reoccurring water damage Feeding & Habits:
Wood Destroying Fungi Mitigiation Services
Most problems can be remedied with physical changes in the environment and no harmful materials. Don't hesitate to call to protect your investments from these problems. If addressed early little damage will be done to most structures. If ignored serious structural damage and safety concerns can arise.