We provide water damage restoration and mold removal services for homes and businesses in the San Luis Obispo area. Our goal is to protect you, your family, and your property from the harmful effects of moisture, mold, and toxic chemicals. Beyond providing our services, we are happy to provide any advice on how to keep your home moisture and mold free.
How Are Mold & Water Damage Related?
Mold can grow on almost any damp surface, but in houses it is most common in basements, crawl spaces, attics, kitchens, and bathrooms because there are sources of water near by. If you suspect that there is mold growing in your house, we recommend you call a mold remediation specialist like ourselves to identify the mold and restore your San Luis Obispo property.
What Causes Mold To Grow?
Mold is regularly found around sources of moisture. If your property has experienced any sort of flooding or water damage, you may be at risk for needing a expert mold removal contractor. This is why it is important to call a water damage restoration professional as soon as possible to repair the water damage before it becomes any worse. Some common sources of dampness include:
- Poor quality foundations
- Wet carpets or floors
- Broken Sump Pumps
How Much Does Flood Damage Repair Cost?
Repairing flood damaged properties will vary greatly in cost. We will need to determine the total damage to your property and personal belongings and come to an agreed on price with your insurance company using Xactimate software. If you are paying out of pocket we will provide you with an estimate and you can decide if you want to go with it or not.
How To Prevent The Need To Hire A Water Damage Restoration Company?
Here are some other steps you can take to avoid flood damage:
- Consider running a dehumidifier to suck the moisture out of the air
- Get your basement waterproofed and your crawl space encapsulated by a waterproofing contractor
- Fix any lingering leaks that my be present in your properties plumbing
- Fully dry all of your cloths, towels, and sheets
- Check to make sure your gutter system is working correctly. It should be diverting water away from your property.
What Are The Health Hazard Caused By Flood Damage and Mold?
If water damage is not mitigated properly, it can lead to mold growth which can cause you and your family all kinds of health hazards including, but not limited to:
- Trouble sleeping
- Brain fog
- Cogitate function issues
- Mood swings
- And more!
If you would like to learn more about the possible heath problems caused by mold check out this documentary.
Call Now To Receive A Free Quote From One Of Our Water Damage Repair Professionals
You deserve the peace of mind in knowing that your family and home are safe, just as we protect our own families. If you need mold or water cleanup services in San Luis Obispo, contact us today!