Q: I have water in my basement. What do I do?
A: First off, be careful!! You’ve found water in the basement, now it’s time to act. Be sure you aren’t in an area where there may be electronic equipment or a source of electrical power.
Electricity and water are not good together and it can be dangerous, and even deadly. Once you found water, your best bet is to call a water removal service and a certified waterproofing professional to access the situation. Left untreated, water can continue to leak in and dangerous mold can develop. The trained professionals at Morgan Basement Waterproofing in West Chester, Pa are here to help.
Q: What do I do if I have mold in my house, business, school or apartment?
A: First, try to remain calm and don’t panic. You want to be sure to identify the type of mold you see (ex: black mold). then, give Morgan Basement Waterproofing a call, and we’ll come out and do a FREE Inspection to determine what type of mold you may have and work with you to discuss your treatment options. It’s always a good idea to leave the treatment and removal of mold to a trained mold removal professional. We have over 25 yrs experience in Mold Remediation in West Chester, Pa and the surrounding counties, and we have the proper training and equipment to remove the mold and make everything safe and healthy for your family or business.
Q: What types of mold are found in the home?
A: Some of the common types of mold found in homes are Stachybotrys, or toxic black mold, which can cause asthma, headaches, cancer, and numerous other serious health problems. Memnoniella is another commonly found type of mold, as well as Stachybotrys and can also produce toxins harmful to your health. As with any serious home or business problem, it is always best left to a trained professional to access and treat the issues at hand.
If you have questions not answered here, please contact us and we’ll be glad to answer your questions. We can be reached at 610.696.0100 or 877.401.4777