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 »

HELP!! Is this black mold?

That is 100% mold right there. To me it seems to be around the base of the toilet, which means its been leaking for a while now seeing as its been there before you moved in. I wouldn't be surprised... Read More »

How do I get rid of black mold on sheetrock?

InspectionInspect the area of black mold on the drywall and nearby surfaces carefully. Notice if the wall is bulging, saturated or shows extensive black mold; remove surface mold with simpler metho... Read More »

How do I clean black mold?

Fix Any Moisture ProblemsFind any source of excess moisture in the house, such as leaks in a water line or a leaky window. Fix any leaks. Set up a dehumidifier to help dry the air in the affected a... Read More »