When mold is discovered, it is time to call the professionals
This is a clear example of what type of secondary damage water can cause.
When a toilet overflow is not properly mitigated, secondary damage can occur, and it can occur with in 24-48 hours. In this case, the property manager thought their facilities team cleaned up the water and that the issue was resolved. What he did not realize is that the water and its bacteria had found its way behind the baseboards and up the sheetrock. Mold began to grow and continued to multiply over the next few days. Our team of mold remediation experts arrived, set up containment and began the remediation process.