Mold, Water and Fire Damage – Tips & Advice

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If you’re in the midst of a water, fire or smoke disaster, know that ServiceMaster Restoration & Recovery Services will be there when you call us. In the meantime, here are some ways to mitigate the damage yourself. What to do if you ever have water damage: If the outside temperature is above 60 degrees, use dehumidifiers if available. Use …

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Mold prevention

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Early mold prevention • Keep humidity below 60 percent (if possible, between 30 and 50 percent). Use air conditioners during humid months. Use dehumidifiers in damp spaces, such as basements and crawlspaces. • Properly ventilate shower, laundry and cooking areas. Use exhaust fans that vent outside your home. • Promptly fix leaky roofs, windows and pipes. • Add mold inhibitors …

Duct Cleaning

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Every furnace makes noise as it runs but if you hear a noise that the system does not normally make, it could mean that there is a problem.