Mold Damage Emergency Tips

What you can do until help arrives

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Mold Damage Tips: 

If you suspect mold in your home, crawl space or attic, SERVPRO at Thomas, Colquitt & Grady counties has a couple tips for you. Of course, you can give us a phone call at 229-236-1902 and we can go about your mold or mildew issue as safely as possible.

1. Try and locate where the water is coming from. Mold thrives in a wet environment. Fixing leaks or any other water issues will be your number one priority.

2. Try and stay away from the mold, it could be a toxic form of mold and can cause illness.

3. If you think your HVAC system has picked up mold spores, consider having us do a thorough cleaning of them. 

4. Give us a call, we can have the mold inspected and tested. We have plenty of experience and are always here to help.

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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 Thomas, Colquitt & Grady Counties 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 Thomas, Colquitt & Grady Counties has the training, equipment, and expertise to handle the situation.

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