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Basement Mold Removal

If you have had a flood recently in your basement then you may need to consider basement mold removal.  Any area where there is standing water and dust there can be mold.  In order to keep your family and your precious things clean you need to make sure that mold can not grow in your home.  Along with cleaning your things by hand there are many tools you should look into to aid you in basement mold removal.

The first things you will need for basement mold removal is a fan and a pump system.  The key to basement mold removal is the keep the basement as dry as possible.  If you have had water damage then you need to pump any excess water out of the basement and use a fan to circulate the air and promote a dry area.  If you are having a difficult time with the water removal then you should look into a dehumidifier to get rid of any last traces of water in the basement. 

Once the area is dry and you have begun cleaning you may want to have the assistance of an air purifier working along side of you.  An air purifier will aid in basement mold removal because it will help to trap any mold spores that have become airborne and stop them from spreading to the rest of the house.  You can then continue to use the air purifier after the basement mold removal process has been completed to prevent any new mold from forming.

While working through the process of basement mold removal you may want to look into a respirator for yourself.  If you inhale mold during the cleaning process you can develop any number of lung or skin infections that will render you helpless for days or weeks.  Wearing a respirator will help to filter the air you breathe in so that it is mold free.

Using any of these tools may make it easier for you to work on basement mold removal.  There is something very satisfying about knowing you have done a job well.  Using the above tools will let you know you not only did the job but you went above and beyond to make sure that you and your family are living in a healthy home.