By knowing the potential complications that can arise in your home from flooding and leaks, you can be better prepared to deal with them effectively.

Signs and symptoms of mould

Allergic reactions, such as sneezing, congestion or runny nose.

Mould odour, especially in water damage / damp prone rooms like basements, bathrooms and kitchens.

Visible mould growth can be a sign of a larger mass of unseen spore growth.

Mould Prevention Tips

Keep humidity levels no higher that 50%. Use an airconditioner or de-humidifier.

Be sure your home has sufficient ventilation, including exhaust fans.

Don’t carpet basements and bathrooms. Remove or replace water damaged carpets and upholstery.

Review our article on “Symptoms of flooding damage” to identify where your issue might originate from.

Source: Selling Warner Robins