Mold Damage Emergency Tips

What you can do until help arrives

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In as little as 48 hours, mold can quickly become a significant problem in your home or business following water intrusion, such as a roof leak or a leaking water line. Mold thrives in damp environments and can spread rapidly, causing not only substantial property damage.

SERVPRO of Newton/Wellesley is your local expert in mold remediation. Our team is equipped with the necessary training, protective gear, and specialized equipment to effectively handle mold problems. We understand the urgency of addressing mold issues and are committed to restoring your property.

Our comprehensive mold remediation process begins with a thorough inspection to identify the extent of the mold growth and the source of moisture causing it. Once the problem is assessed, we develop a tailored remediation plan that includes containment procedures to prevent the spread of mold spores, air filtration to capture airborne spores, and removal of mold-infested materials.

SERVPRO of Newton/Wellesley utilizes advanced cleaning techniques and treatments to eliminate mold colonies and prevent future growth. 

Choosing SERVPRO of Newton/Wellesley means entrusting your home or business to a team dedicated to providing high-quality, efficient, and safe mold remediation services.

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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 Newton / Wellesley 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 Newton / Wellesley has the training, equipment, and expertise to handle the situation.

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