It’s known that are many different types of mold, each spreads differently and also grows differently. Different molds release spores at different times of the year. Anyway, the only thing that they have similarities with each other is that you don’t want to be sharing your air and your space with it. It is just not healthy too. Whatever the type it is, you will want to get rid of mold from inside your house.
Renovco has some information for you related to it, which type is most likely to find inside the home and how to get rid of mold.
The most common of all types of mold found in homes is black mold. This mold is caused by excessively damp environments and spreads like wildfire, but this isn’t the only type of mold that we should be concerned about.
Alternaria is another of the types of mold that tends to love damp environments, often found in showers and under leaky sinks. Most common in July, August, and September, Alternaria mold can cause hay fever-type symptoms and a hypersensitivity that can lead to asthma or even more severe health risks in those who are immunocompromised. Renovco as a mold remediation company recommends taking care and dry off the bath after showers or under leaky sinks.
Often found growing on powdery food items or building materials. It’s an airborne mold that poses no risk to many, but for those with weakened immune systems and damaged lungs, it could cause serious health implications.
Typically found outdoors, the airborne Cladosporium mold can be found growing indoors in damp environments too. Often found in decaying trees and dead plants, it can also be found in and around sinks and taps and. If not removed, it can cause sneezing, dry skin, an itchy throat, and eyes, coughing and even hive breakouts. Our expert’s team can come and check all your space and with high-quality equipment can get rid of mold all your property. After that, we tell you the best ways how to prevent it’s growth again.
Often found on food that’s out of date or not stored properly, Penicillium tends to peak around January and February but is also quite common during the summer months. As penicillium tends to grow on disposables, it’s not usually a problem to get rid of.
Check the moisture on your house
If you want to prevent mold growth in your house, the best manner to do is to control the moisture. Finding and controlling the moisture problems early helps to prevent mold problems and prevent expensive damage to your property too. Below are some ways to reduce moisture in the house:
- Open windows and doors regularly and make sure for proper air exchange.
- If you see that humidity inside your home is 50% +, use a dehumidifier.
- Try to fix leaky pipes, faucets, and appliances promptly, if you have any problem related to them.
- It is recommended to turn on exhaust fans when you take a shower and during cooking.
- Always be sure that your gutters are clean.
However, to get rid of mold for some of the other fungi we’ve discussed here you need a professional mold remediation company.
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