Mold Damage Emergency Tips

What you can do until help arrives

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At SERVPRO of Cary / Morrisville / Apex we pride ourselves in being a go-to partner in the mold remediation and restoration business.

When responding to mold damage it’s important that the technician be decisive and skilled. The technician should be thinking the categories, assessment and response — a proper evaluation and a course of action.

Our Cary area restoration team regularly addresses mold damage throughout the city. We have the expertise and tools to help address even the most serious mold problem areas.

Residential and commercial properties in the greater Cary area, including Raleigh, Apex, Morrisville, Holly Springs, Fuquay-Varina, New Hill and Wilbon are in good hands.

Below are some tips about steps to take after suffering commercial or residential mold damage. 

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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 South Cary / Apex 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 South Cary / Apex has the training, equipment, and expertise to handle the situation.

We are proud to serve our local communities:

  • Raleigh
  • Cary
  • Apex
  • Morrisville
  • Holly Springs
  • New Hill