Why do I have black mold?

Answer Black mold, otherwise known as Stachybotrys Chartarum, is a greenish black fungus that if left unchecked can cause serious health problems for anyone living near the mold for a length of time. Pro... Read More »

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How big is black mold?

Individual mold is usually microscopic so it can’t be seen with the naked eye. Molds, including the different kinds of black molds, are types of fungus that release spores and toxins. Spores that... Read More »

How tall is black mold?

Black mold does not have a specific height. In general, black mold is found in areas of high humidity, which includes basements, cabinets and above ceilings. Black mold areas covering more than 10 ... Read More »

How do I get rid of black mold in soil?

Killing the MoldRemove the visible mold with a small garden shovel. If the soil is in a container, move it to a sunny and dry spot. Set an oscillating fan next to the plant and turn it on low so ai... Read More »

How do I neutralize black mold?

Identify the SourceIdentify the source of the moisture that is allowing the black mold to grow. Stop leaking water from sinks, water heaters and toilets. Use a dehumidifier if the moisture source i... Read More »