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How to Check for and Solve Mold Problems

There is a variety of equipment that can be used to check for moisture problems. Use these step-by-step instructions to learn how to check for mold and get rid of it.

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Materials

  • Tyvek suit
  • respirator
  • eye protection
  • poly sheeting
  • fan
  • garbage bags
  • tape
  • bleach

Tools

  • gloves
  • hammer tacker
  • hammer
  • vacuum
  • putty knife
  • pressure sprayer
  • scrub brush
  • mop

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Resources

  • Desiccant spike moisture indicator from Autumn River Inc.