Four Simple Ways to Prevent Mildew in Your Bathroom
- Paint the walls with Mildew-Resistant paint. Your bathroom walls can and will absorb lingering moisture from a steamy shower which can spur the growth of mildew. Painting your walls with mildew-resistant paint will give your bathroom extra protection.
- Keep your bathroom well ventilated because mildew thrives in damp places. Which can make a bathroom a prime breeding ground.
- Fix any leaks you might find; the tub, the sink, the window. They can all lead to future problems if not assessed quickly.
- Always mop up excess water. After a bath or shower, or even washing your hands, don’t let standing water stay.
By doing these 4 things you can prevent mildew and microbial growth from entering your home. If you ever suspect mold in your home you should always call SERVPRO for the expert experience.