WHAT IS MOLD?
Greenish or black spots in places where ventilation is poor such as cupboards, under sinks or in the basement are signs betraying the presence of mold.
Although mold does not always smell, the presence of mold is often associated with a particular musty, earthy or “basement” smell.
The presence of excessive condensation in the windows points to poor management of the ambient humidity level which can lead to the proliferation of mold
Dark circles, warps, or flaking on walls, ceilings, or windows are often signs of water infiltration, which can lead to mold.
WHAT TO DO IN THE PRESENCE OF MOLD?
Mold in your home? If the surface affected by mold is small, it is recommended to thoroughly clean the affected areas with soapy water in order to remove the traces found. Always keep the area dry and well ventilated to avoid the reoccurrence of mold. If there is a lot of mold, more than one place is affected, it reappears after cleaning, or one or more family members suffer from respiratory problems due to mold, it is strongly recommended to use the services of a building inspector specializing in mold. The latter will carry out a full investigation of your home and advise you on the procedure to follow to remedy the situation effectively.
In the meantime, there are a few general steps you can take to minimize the risk of mold growth in your home:
WHAT ARE THE CONSEQUENCES OF MOLD?
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