Title

Flood Recovery: Dry Out Before Rebuilding

(DE1583, Reviewed May 2018)
Summary
Wood submerged in water will absorb a large amount of water. Rebuilding too quickly after a flood can cause continuing problems such as mold growth, insect infestations and deterioration of the wood and wall coverings.
Lead Author
Lead Author:
Kenneth Hellevang, Agriculture Engineer, NDSU Extension Service
Availability
Availability:
Web only