It is important to dry up the water
Water damage due to an intrusion, long standing leaks, or from high humidity need to be addressed right away. Mold feeds and grows in high moisture and warm environments. Mold is present every where. There are good forms and bad. It is very important to start the drying process right away to prevent mold growth. Organic materials found inside a building; wood, paper, drywall and insulation are great sources of food for mold. Different types of mold are health threats. It is very important though to remember that if you see visible mold spores to not put air flow directly across the mold. It can send the spores airborne causing more damage. This is why it is so important to call a professional right away to make sure all areas are brought back to acceptable moisture levels inside a home after water damage.