Prevent Mold in Closet Areas
In many older homes your closet could be affected by moisture and a smelly odor. It is very important you deal with moisture issues in a closet to prevent microbial growth and mildew. Here are a few tips on how you could prevent this issue from happening.
- Always let any damp material to dry completely before putting them away.
- Make sure clothes or any other items stored away are cleaned because soiled items can be the breeding ground for microbial growth.
- Try not to pack your closets to tight with items so you can allow air flow.
- Store shoe boxes on wire shelves instead of the floor so you do not trap moisture under the boxes.
Hopefully these few tips can help you prevent microbial growth, if you have any questions or concerns contact SERVPRO Of Natchez at 601.304.5554.