Do you have water seeping into your building?
It’s important to know that wet rooms like basements can quickly turn into a bigger problem. Have you guessed it yet? Yes, that’s right: MOLD!
Here’s some knowledge for your next trivia night.
Did you know there are 3 different categories of water?
Did you also know?
Fun Fact #1: Mold can start to grow in as little as 48 hours under the right conditions.
#2: To grow, it requires appropriate levels of moisture, temperatures, and an organic food source such as a cellulose-based material like drywall, cardboard, and woods.
#3: Trust your nose! Do you detect a musty or earthy smell in one area of your building? It may be the first sign of mold.
#4: If you experience water seepage, leakage, overflow, or burst pipe, it’s important to take immediate action to dry the area.
Whether you’re cleaning the area yourself or having a trained professional do it, here are some things you should know:
Here are some basic steps you can do regularly to prevent or reduce mold growth:
And there you have it, everything you’ll ever need to know about mold.
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