Defending Against Mold Growth
Mold can creep up on you. Here are some some steps to follow to help minimize the possibility of mold growth.
Prompt mitigation is vital to avoid mold growth which can be visible in as little as 24 to 48 house under certain conditions.
keep humidity between 30 and 60 percent.
Provide for proper drainage away from building foundations.
Regularly inspect plumbing and appliances for leaks.
Keep gutters and drains clear of debris.
inpect the roof,windows,and other areas where watermight enter the building, and perform necessary maintenance.
Respond to all water intrusions immediately.
Contact SERVPRO of Billerica/Tewksbury for assistance after a water damage or if you discover mold. We provide prompt Professional service and can walk you step by step through the process.
Billerica/Tewksbury Residents: Follow These Mold Safety Tips if you Suspect Mold
If you see visible mold, do not disturb it. You can inadvertently spread the mold infestation throughout your home. When mold is disturbed, the mold can release microscopic mold spores which become airborne and can circulate inside your home.
What to Do:
Stay out of affected areas.
Turn off the HVAC system and fans.
Contact SERVPRO of Billerica/Tewksbury for mold remediation services.
What Not to Do:
Don’t touch or disturb the mold.
Don’t blow air across any surfaces with visible or suspected mold growth.
Don’t attempt to dry the area yourself.
Don’t spray bleach or other disinfectants on the mold.
About Our Mold Remediation Services
SERVPRO of Billerica/Tewksbury specializes in mold cleanup and restoration, in fact, it’s a cornerstone of our business. Our crews are highly trained restoration professionals that use specialized equipment and techniques to properly remediate your mold problem quickly and safely.
If You See Signs of Mold, Call Us Today – 978-663-9833