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Do you have hidden carpet mold?

Do you have hidden carpet mold?

In damp, dark places, mold grows fast, and once it gains a foothold in your house, it takes a lot of work to eliminate it. So, how do you know if it's growing just beneath the surface of your carpet? 
Here are a few tell-tale signs that it's time to address a possible mold problem:

Damp Carpet - If you are one of the many people affected by Hurricane Irma, it's likely moisture reached the inside your home. If dampness in your carpet was caused by this or any other reason and was allowed to remain for more than a day, your risk of having mold is high.

Increased Allergy Symptoms - Carpet mold triggers and aggravates allergies and breathing problems including bronchitis, asthma, emphysema, and COPD. If you notice increased symptoms of these conditions in members of your household, it's time to consider the possibility of mold growing underneath your carpet. Having a complete carpet inspection is vital to the health of your family.

Musty Smells - A musty odor in the vicinity of your carpet often indicates the presence of mold. While it might not be immediately apparent to you if you spend a lot of time in your home, take note of any visitors comments on the musty smell of your home, as this is another sure sign of carpet mold.

White, Black or Green Growth on your Carpet - If carpet mold has reached its advanced stage, you'll notice discolored patches of it on your carpet. This happens when the mold colony has multiplied and has reached a critical, dangerous point.

An easy way to stay ahead of carpet mold it to check regularly for its presence beneath your carpet. A professional can safely lift a part of your carpet, without causing damage to thoroughly inspect the floor beneath it.

Mold is an issue that needs to be addressed to protect your carpet and your health. If you think your carpet may have mold contact Gator Clean for a free quote.

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What Your Neighbors Say About Gator Clean

Danielle and Kelly Did an awesome job on my carpet. Only men live here and the carpet was tarnished but they brought it back to life almost looks brand new. Great job guys.

Dewaine Lyals
May 26, 2020

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What a difference! Great job and super friendly!

Z.Marie Armstrong
April 28, 2020

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I feel so blessed to have found Gator Clean. Kelli and Danielle were very nice, professional, focused and punctual. It was obvious they knew what they were doing. Great job. Thank you. Carolyn Meadows

Carolyn Meadows
February 20, 2020

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Danielle and Kelly were so great! They had my dryer vent with over 12 years of garbage cleaned out in under an hour. What a fire hazard that could’ve been. My dryer was no longer drying my laundry because the vent was completely blocked. Don’t be like me, Clean out your vents every year people!!

Megan Morton
December 10, 2019

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One of the best duct cleaning companies I've ever worked with. As a mold remediation professional I've called on them to help my personal clients many times. They are always on time, fairly priced and very professional. Their reliability and consistent results, is unlike any other I've worked with. Highly recommended. Thank you Gator Clean!

Joseph Yablonsky
December 3, 2019

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Gator Clean is a residential and commercial carpet and tile cleaning company, serving Lake, Sumter, Marion and surrounding counties.

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