Inner wall cavity drying
There are inner wall cavity drying systems available that allow mitigation companies to dry an inner wall cavity without removing large portions of gypsum board.
It is less expense to make several small plaster repairs and do paint touch up that removing the wallboard, applying new texture and paint.
The air that is pumped into the wall cavities is usually HEPA filtered and may be treated with chemical agents to prevent mold growth. This technique of drying is called "ASD-applied structural drying." Inner wall drying systems is one aspect of ASD. Other equipment and techniques that are used to minimize structure material drying are "rescue mats", heaters and special dehumidifiers.
SERVPRO of San Leandro will always look for the best and most cost effective way to dry a wet structure.