Mold Remediation

Mold Remediation Tips

If you have wetness and damage inside your Treasure Coast home or office after a storm, flood or hurricane, standing water and other excess moisture will contribute to the quick development of dangerous mold which may be a health risk to you and your family. According to the Centers for Disease Control, people with allergies, asthma, COPD and other breathing conditions may be more sensitive to mold. This is a serious business, one that requires the assistance of a highly trained professional certified in mold remediation, such as the water damage and flood restoration specialists at Rapid Leak Detection in Port St. Lucie ( Stuart and Fort Pierce ).

While you are waiting the 30 minutes or so for us to arrive to help you, there are certain things tips you can ‘do yourself’ to help get the mold remediation process started:

Top 3 Tips for Starting The Mold Cleaning Process:

  1. Take It Outside! Anything wet for 2 or more days should be left outside your home or office. ( Mold is growing already, even if you cannot see it )
  2. Take anything that cannot be easily washed / cleaned outside ( Carpets, rugs, panels, paper, wood, mats, cushions, mattresses etc. )
  3. Use BLEACH to wipe mold off of ‘hard’ items such as flooring, sinks, plates, countertops, toys etc. ) REMEMBER – NEVER mix bleach with other cleaners!

OR, you can just leave this hard, potentially dangerous work to the mold remediation professionals at Rapid Leak Detection!