What are the Causes of Mold in a House?

Answer Mold in homes is caused by excess moisture and/or decomposing organic matter that has been left behind to rot. Excess moisture can collect in the home from condensation, flooding, ground water, wet... Read More »

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How to Stop House Mold in an Old House?

The best defense against stopping the growth of mold in an old house or a new one is prevention. When mold is present in your home it is best to deal with it as soon as possible. Mold left untreate... Read More »

What does house mold look like?

Household mold comes in many different shades, sizes and shapes. The one common factor in any type of household mold is its origin. All molds form due to moisture build up around some common, and s... Read More »

DIY: How to Get Rid of House Mold?

Mold grows, thrives and spreads in your home when there is an excess amount of moisture. This moisture can be a common occurrence in certain areas of your home--such as the bathroom--or it can occu... Read More »

How do I tell if there's mold in the house?

Musty SmellTry to detect a musty smell, especially in damp areas like basements, closets and bathrooms, or areas that have suffered water leaks or damage. A musty or moldy smell indicates a mold pr... Read More »