As we’ve previously talked about in other blogs, water damage can cause extensive damage to your property and belongings, often leaving behind mold long after it’s gone. Mold - it’s a scary wor
d. But, an even scarier situation if someone (or yourself) discovers it growing in your home. The perfect environment for mold growth is one full of moisture and humidity- the exact environment created by water damage. With mold, as with other contaminants, you want to take action as soon as possible to ensure that growth is minimized and everything is eliminated properly.
If not completely removed, mold poses several health risks to you and your family. The longer it’s left untreated, the higher risk there is of allergy-like symptoms to even toxic contamination, it’s better to not take the risk and ensure the mold is completely remediated properly.
The Steam Team will come in and inspect every inch of your home to ensure that there aren’t any spots of mold that have been left behind. However, removing mold is a dangerous job and should never be tried without proper safety equipment so no one is harmed. Professionals have the right equipment, gear, knowledge, and expertise to accurately remove and stop any mold growth from walls, floors, and other belongings.
After any sign of mold is gone, it’s time to begin restoring your home to its previous (beautiful) condition. Depending on the severity of the situation, the water damage and mold could have affected the structure of your home- in this case, we call in the professionals to begin restoring its strength.
Restoration so often depends on each individual situation, but having professionals help you along the way will ensure that you’ll be safe and taken care of when all’s said and done. Contact us today for more information- for emergencies with water and fire damage, we’re available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.