Mildew Elimination

Mildew elimination is essential to do regularly. Regular cleaning and removal can prevent you from having unsightly mould and mildew. This which can be an eyesore and cause damage to whatever it is growing on. But more importantly, it is unsafe for your health, especially to the elderly and infants. Because of this, it is essential to know how to get rid of mildew.

Mildew, as well as mould, grow in areas of high humidity. Such as you:

  • bathroom
  • your basement
  • boat
  • and sometimes even your carpets and drywall.

The best way for mildew elimination is to get rid of the humidity as fast as possible. In laundry that needs mildew removal, you can do this by hanging your clothes to dry. If it is part of your home, you can do this by using a fan or by renting a duty humidifier.

If you live in an area that has more of a social climate, you can get rid of this by turning on your air conditioner. Renting a dehumidifier is an efficient tool for preventing from having to do a lot of mildew removal and mould removal as well later on.

Addition to Mildew Elimination

After the humidity or the dampness within your house is removed, the next thing that you can do is remove the mould and then disinfect, or kill the mould that is still there. You need to be careful not to spread the spores if you can help it, (if you do, it will make it harder to remove mould and mildew later.) Most often, you can disinfect by using bleach or a type of bleach cleaner as a mould remover. You can prevent it from growing by making sure an area is well ventilated, dry, and that it did a lot of light.

Mildew elimination and getting rid of mould are essential because some people are very allergic to it. Prolonged exposure to mould and mildew, particularly black mould, can be hazardous to your health. 

Thus, it is especially true if your building has turned into black mould. If you have severe problems with mould, you should consider hiring a professional mould removal expert to help you tackle this problem.

Auckland Steam ‘n’ Dry Mildew Removal

We specialise not just in carpet cleaning, but also in mildew removal, too! Professionals Mildew Removal Auckland Steam ‘n’ Dry 1988. We help remove mildew in North Shore, West South, East Auckland. 

Experienced, Researched and written by the Stephens family. Thus, includes Graeme an IICRC master restoration Technician 2001, with over 33 years of carpet cleaning and mildew removal Auckland services experience.

Updated:23rd December 2020