Fortunately, not all hope is lost when attempting to salvage upholstery items that have visible mold growth. Upholstery items can consist of sofas, armchairs or any form of soft padded textile covering that is attached to the furniture. All that is needed are the right tools. This process is inexpensive and not time-consuming.
Removing mold growth from furniture is another task in this process of redeeming your belongings. Furniture can be a broader term in regards to the specific material one may face in treating mildew. Within a home, furniture can consist of various forms of material (wood, vinyl, metal, etc.).
Salvaging your rug from mildew requires several items:
Liquid dish soap
When mildew is detected on your sheets or blankets, simply laundering it will not stop the process of mildew spores. To get rid of mold in your sheets and blankets, complete the process for each item separately. Place the sheets in your washing machine with hot water. For every quart of water, add 2 tablespoons of bleach per quart of water.
When cleaning kitchen utensils that have come into contact with floodwater. Take precaution that the water, in which your kitchen utensils came into contact with is contaminated. With that, discard of any wooden cutting boards and spoons. Discard of plastic eating utensils, baby bottles, nipples, and pacifiers. Only keep the metal and ceramic pans, utensils, and dishes.
FLOOD DAMAGE RESTORATION
These flood damage guidelines are to enlighten and aid you from feeling completely discouraged. Although work is required, it is not impossible to remove the presence of mold spores from your home or business. Titan Restoration is adamant in securing the safety of your home and business. As a company, we are here to lend a hand and get you back to your normal function of living.