Is your insulation wet? You may require insulation extraction.Insulation extraction is the removal of attic insulation using specialized equipment. The most common reasons are: … due to flooding, bad fitting, burst pipes, and fire/smoke damage.
Conditions are often rainy and humid in Florida. Not to mention hurricane storm damage. While moisture has benefits, such as helping plants grow, high humidity does have side effects: The water can get inside your home and damage your insulation. Has this happened to you?
How can you dry out a wet, damp attic? Do you need to replace your wet insulation?
Depending on the damage that has occurred to your insulation, there are several methods of remediation. From placing professional strength fans to complete removal and replacement of your insulation.
How long does it take for mold to begin to grow on your wet insulation?
Mold begins growing between 24-48 hours after your insulation gets wet.
What will this cost me?
It’s not the most popular answer, but the truth is it depends. Variables include the amount of moisture, the length of time your insulation has been deteriorating from moisture, and the type of insulation you have. Unfortunately, you must address the issues of wet insulation. And quickly. The longer you wait, the worse the structural damage will be.
Is my wet insulation dangerous to me and my family?
Absolutely. Not only can it cause expensive repairs to your home or business, it poses serious health risks. It encourages mold growth. Indoor air quality is crucial, especially for those with asthma or the elderly.
ComeBack Restoration can help! If you have wet insulation, act fast! We can help you salvage as much insulation as possible while removing any dangerous mold that may be present.
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