Mold and flooding go hand in hand. In the aftermath of any flood, the presence of significant visible mold inside a home makes it clear that drastic measures are mandated. This article is not about mold remediation. However, since floods and toxic mold problems tend to go together, I will provide you with some basic information to help you understand when your problem is serious enough that you should seek professional medical help, or the help of a qualified mold-remediation service.
This article covers hurricane and flood survival tips, how to improve the resistance of your home to hurricanes, checklists of items to have on hand and action items to take care of beforehand, and tips for dealing with the aftermath.