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Know the Signs of Mold

10/21/2019 (Permalink)

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SERVPRO of Derry/Londonderry offers testing, remediation and clean-up of mold for both commercial and residential properties. The Fall season provides dampness and lots of organic matter, both great sources for mold growth, especially in areas that aren't temperature controlled.

Know the signs:

1. Musty smell/odor.

2. Spots of varying colors on any surface.

What mold needs:

1. Moisture.

2. Food.

3. Warmth.

4. Oxygen.

Growth period:

1. Within 24-48 hours after a flood or water intrusion.


1. Control humidity levels.

2. Fix leaky roofs, windows and pipes.

3. Ventilate shower, laundry and cooking areas.

4. Thoroughly clean and dry after flooding.

The Center for Disease Control is a great resource for mold related topics. https://lnkd.in/ePNZ9QB

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