5 Steps To Get Rid Of Mold On Your Walls – Guide
Do you have mold on your walls? 911 Restoration of Las Vegas has handled hundreds of calls in Las Vegas and surroundings areas, so we are familiar with how to deal with it. We also educate you about the dangers of cleaning. When it comes to mold on walls, we’ll explain how to deal with this unsightly mold removal problem and what you can do to prevent it from happening. If you prefer the work of a professional, feel free to give us a call at (702) 623-0019, we’re available 24/7/365.
Removal Of Mold From Walls
First ensure you have the correct mask and eyewear before doing anything related to mold. Your health and safety is very important.
- Find the source of moisture.
- Get a few microfiber towels.
- Spray the affected areas with RMR mold removal product and let it sit for at least 20 minutes.
- Wipe well; depending on the thickness of the mold biofilm, it may be necessary to repeat this step twice.
- To get rid of any moisture, use a fan to dry the walls.
Tip: Renting an air scrubber and dehumidifier will make you a pro! It will also be cleaner.
FAQs from 911 Restoration of Las Vegas
The following are some common questions that get asked of us when it comes to mold. Remember, 911 Restoration of Las Vegas is available 24/7/365 and is available to arrive at your home within 45 minutes of your call.
Why do I have black mold on my walls?
This is an important question to ask before you clean. This is crucial to stop mold growth. We get most often calls about mold on bathroom walls due to inadequate ventilation, slow pipe leaks or water splashing through the shower door or curtain.
What if I just use bleach to wipe it off?
Bleach is not recommended. We promise that bleach will not work. There are so many things you can read on the internet. We have been on hundreds of calls from people who have used bleach. It comes back in days. It’s better to use a mold Removal agent such as RMR or call us now to purchase our product.
What is the reason for mold growth on my base molding and lower part of my walls?
These are signs that moisture is present, such as water intrusion from the outside. We have found that sprinklers and other outside planters, foundations, slow pipe leaks in walls, and foundations could all be possible sources.
What is the best way to prevent mold growth on bathroom walls?
A bathroom should be ventilated to prevent mold growth. The cheapest option is to leave windows and doors open. There are also mold prevention paints available that contain antimicrobial protection and have a lasting effect.
What is the cause of mold on my closet walls?
Mold on closet walls indicates that there is no airflow and you most likely have a lot of stuff inside that is creating humidity/dew point. It is best to clean the corners and place charcoal/dehu bag at each corner. These devices will help to extract moisture and eliminate odors related to mold.
Control moisture levels in your home, maintain airflow in closets, and reduce the amount of content at the corners of your rooms. If you’re in need of professional mold remediation services, please get in contact with 911 Restoration of Las Vegas at (702) 623-0019.