In this area of the country homeowners who experience even a small amount of water seeping into their homes either from flooding or a broken pipe should be very concerned about mold. If you take care of the drying the water and the water was from a clean source you can save your carpet. However, you will need to Dry that carpet properly.
We have seen people dry their carpet by using the three methods described below however I caution you that two of the three methods will produce a perfect environment to grow mold in your home.
- Place towels over the carpet and stand on them – Do not do this
- Use a shop vack and suck our the water- Do not do this
- Or call Dri Pro Restoration of North West Florida and let them use their Specialized Equipment to extract the water and dry the carpet. (850) 581-9262
Water and moisture is not always visible to the eyes. Just because you cant see water doesn’t mean that