Mold Damage Emergency Tips
What you can do until help arrives
When water intrudes into your home or business, mold can become a serious problem within just 48 hours. Not only does mold pose health risks, but it can also cause significant damage to your property. At SERVPRO of Bellevue, we have the necessary training, protective gear, and specialized equipment to effectively handle your mold issue.
If you're facing a mold problem, consider these important facts:
- Mold can grow rapidly within 48-72 hours.
- Children, the elderly, and those with respiratory issues are particularly susceptible to mold-related health risks.
- A strong, musty odor could indicate hidden mold behind walls or under carpets.
Here's what you should do:
- Avoid entering affected areas.
- Turn off HVAC systems and fans.
- Contact SERVPRO of Bellevue for professional mold remediation services.
And here's what you should not do:
- Do not touch or disturb the mold.
- Do not blow air across surfaces with visible or suspected mold growth.
- Do not attempt to dry the area yourself.
- Do not spray bleach or disinfectants on the mold.
SERVPRO of Bellevue is fully equipped to handle mold problems in your home or business. With our training, equipment, and expertise, we can effectively address the situation and provide the necessary remediation services.
Count on SERVPRO of Bellevue to serve our local communities, including Bellevue, Clyde Hill, Medina, Hunts Point, Yarrow Point, and Beaux Arts Village. Contact us today for professional assistance with your mold concerns.
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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 Bellevue 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 Bellevue has the training, equipment, and expertise to handle the situation.
We are proud to serve our local communities:
- Clyde Hill
- Hunts Point
- Yarrow Point
- Beaux Arts Village