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Is There Mold Behind Your Wallpaper?

5/3/2018 (Permalink)

Wallpaper after hotel suffered fire and water damage.

Wallpaper is common in many homes and businesses.  It’s a pretty easy and inexpensive way to update or change a space.  One concern with wallpaper, especially in bathrooms would be the potential for microbial growth behind the paper.  A bathroom is the most common place for this occurrence because of the amount of moisture in this room from things such as daily showering.  The glue also attracts dust which is an organic material that is a favorite of mold. 

For the most part people who discover microbial growth behind their wallpaper never suspect it.  If and when you discover microbial growth the Environmental Protection Agency even suggest using an expert mold remediation company.  This is where SERVPRO of Oxford / Batesville / Clarksdale is ready to help.  Our franchise is has employees that are certified  IICRC AMRT (Applied Microbial Remediation Technician).  By choosing a professional to help you can rest easy that the correct protocol is taken and risk for further growth or exposure are diminished. 

If you have had suspect microbial growth, give us a call at 662-281-1881!

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