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Old 10-15-2013, 03:03 PM   #1
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I have mold on the drywall in my bathroom that is being removed, do I need to replace the 2 x 4 also?

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I have mold on the drywall in my bathroom that is being removed, do I need to replace the 2 x 4 also?
No you don't

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I will advice you to treat the 2x4 with some mildew remover. You can put it in a sprayer bottle and apply it that way . I was told that mould is something that grows.
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No.

Treat with bleach or mildewicide.
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We had mold in the basement and I just used a mix of bleach with a little water and rubbed it into the wood. This worked and the mold did not return.
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A little surface mold is one thing.
Is there any damage to the wood is another.
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I think it might be damage the wood.
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I think it might be damage the wood.
What would hurt the wood?
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Bleach will not damage the wood.
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Read the info in this thread. It will help answer your questions.

How to control Mold Part 1

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