Tread on toxin-free ground With any amount of water damage, your home or business becomes vulnerable to mold growth. Black mold poses a serious health threat and may trigger chronic coughing, sneezing, irritation to the eyes, nose or throat, rashes, chronic fatigue or persistent headaches. If you suspect you have black mold, it’s critical to call in professionals for remediation. If you suspect black mold or experience water damage, contact Woodard immediately — any time of day — to have your home or business professionally inspected. Our remediation team will work with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to get an assessment before we restore your home or business to its previous, mold-free, healthy state. How to prevent black mold Removing it can be costly. To help prevent its growth: Check your home and appliances for leaks regularly. Keep your furnishings and belongings dry. Completely dry any wet areas or contents within 24 hours. If you experience a water leak or flooding, call Woodard to inspect your home black mold and water damage. If you’ve discovered black mold in your home or business, you may also need Woodard’s hard surface cleaning or odor removal services.