It is important to take care of mold issues after a flood occurs.
Check out this news release from FEMA
Mold Can Be A Danger After Flooding
Release date:September 22, 2010Release Number:1930-406
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – Mold can create serious health problems for residents recovering from the severe storms, flooding and tornados that occurred June 1 through Aug. 31, warn Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management and Federal Emergency Management (FEMA) officials overseeing the Iowa recovery effort.
“People are anxious to get on with their lives after a flood,” said Federal Coordinating Officer Tom Hall, FEMA’s top official for the disaster recovery, “but if you had flood waters in your home, take the time to clean thoroughly so problems don’t arise later that affect your home or your health.”
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