Mold Damage Emergency Tips
What you can do until help arrives
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Mold can quickly become a serious problem within 48 hours of a water intrusion in your home or business. It poses health risks and can cause significant property damage. SERVPRO of West Seattle and Burien is equipped with the necessary expertise, protective gear, and specialized equipment to handle mold issues effectively.
If you're facing mold, consider these key points:
- Mold growth can escalate rapidly within 48-72 hours.
- Vulnerable individuals, such as children and the elderly, are at higher risk.
- A strong musty odor may indicate hidden mold.
Here's what you should and shouldn't do when dealing with mold:
- Stay away from affected areas.
- Turn off HVAC systems and fans.
- Contact SERVPRO of West Seattle and Burien for professional mold remediation.
- Disturb the mold or touch it.
- Blow air across surfaces with visible or suspected mold.
- Attempt to dry the area yourself.
- Use bleach or disinfectants on the mold.
Count on SERVPRO of West Seattle and Burien for reliable mold remediation services. We have the training, equipment, and expertise to handle the situation effectively. Our service areas include Seattle, Harbor Island, Seahurst, Des Moines, Normandy Park, Tukwila, and Seatac.
To address your mold problem promptly, call us today at (206) 932-9033. Your safety and peace of mind are our top priorities.
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If you have a mold problem in your home or business, consider the following facts:
- Significant mold growth can occur in 48-72 hours.
- Mold may present a greater risk to children, the elderly, and anyone with respiratory problems.
- A strong, musty odor may indicate hidden mold behind drywall or under carpeting.
What to Do:
- Stay out of affected areas.
- Turn off the HVAC system and fans.
- Contact SERVPRO of West Seattle and Burien 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.
Mold Remediation Services
If you suspect that your home or business has a mold problem, SERVPRO of West Seattle and Burien has the training, equipment, and expertise to handle the situation.
We are proud to serve our local communities:
- Harbor Island
- Des Moines
- Normandy Park