Mold Damage Emergency Tips
What you can do until help arrives
In as little as 48 hours, mold can quickly become a problem in your home or business when there’s a water intrusion, like a roof leak or leaking water line. Mold can cause health effects and can also cause significant damage to your property. SERVPRO of Carson City / Douglas County / South Lake Tahoe / Reno East and Lyon & Storey Counties has the training, protective gear, and specialized equipment necessary to handle your mold problem.
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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 Carson City / Douglas County / South Lake Tahoe / Reno East and Lyon & Storey Counties 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 Carson City / Douglas County / South Lake Tahoe / Reno East and Lyon & Storey Counties has the training, equipment, and expertise to handle the situation.
We are proud to serve our local communities:
- Carson City
- South Lake Tahoe
- Round Hill Village
- Zephyr Cove
- Virginia City
- Silver Springs
- Mira Loma