Mold & Mildew Problems?

Answer Mold and mildew create unsightly discolorations in bathrooms, destroy wall surfaces or other items, and lead to health troubles for people who share their home or office with them. Getting rid of m... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Mold & Mildew Problems

How do I tell mildew from mold?

MoldDistinguish mold from mildew by color. Mold can be blue or green, red or black. Most molds are harmless though some can be toxic to humans. Mold is a fungus that grows on moist surfaces and dec... Read More »

Are mold&mildew the same?

On One Hand: The OriginBoth mold and mildew grow from mold spores. According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), mildew comes from specific molds that grow on fabric-like materials a... Read More »

How do I get rid of mold& mildew in the walls?

PreparationPut on protective clothing that includes the following: safety glasses, rubber gloves, a respirator, a hat or cover for you hair, a long-sleeved shirt, long pants and work boots.Remove t... Read More »

Can mold&mildew get into your body?

On One Hand: Mold Can Enter the BodyMold can enter the body through bad food, normal respiration in contaminated areas, or through the mouth or nose after being touched by a contaminated hand. This... Read More »