Basement : Cleaning Mold off Walls Cleaning Mold Off Walls On Cement Block Wall
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Old and stained walls will have mold that’s one thing for sure, especially if the wall is not well maintained. The problem comes because of various causes but most of them are because of too much humidity. So we can say simply that the wall is to wet, therefore molds grow. Of course you want to get rid these molds away but before doing so you must ensure the humidity problem has been solved. Why? Because if you don’t solve that problem, it will be useless removing the molds since they will keep coming back/ growing again and again. And, this is also important, if you find the mold has occupied about 3 x 3 feet walls’ area, you shall be better calling professionals for dealing with the molds. This is for anticipating you have a serious molds problem. But if the affected area is just small enough then you can follow these basic simple things for getting the molds removed.
First you must protect yourself by wearing face mask, goggles and gloves. Now that you have been protected get a bucket filled with warm water then add laundry detergent about a full of cap. Now you must get a cloth saturated in the solution of detergent in the bucket which you have made. Get it scrubbed to the molds’ are on the wall. You can try several things for the scrubbing, for example if the molds are just strongly sticking on the wall, you can use another harder thing such as scrub brush. Get it brushed vigorously (the molds).
If the molds still remain, then you can try buying the commercial molds removal for dealing with the molds. Repeat the steps above but this time using the commercial molds removal you have bought. If the problem remains, then this is about time to make a call to the pros.