Posts Tagged ‘does bleach kill mold on wood’
How to Avoid Mold in a New Home
Newly constructed homes are not immune to mold problems. Many times, construction spans over rainy days and wet seasons. Moisture from flooding or humidity can lead to mold issues. Just because your builder gives you a one-year warranty doesn’t necessarily mean mold will not grow. Their warranty may not cover mold removal if it does…Read More
Mold Testing DIY
There is a lot of confusion regarding mold inspections and mold testing. Who should be doing the mold testing? Do I need a mold test? Can I do the mold test myself? Is there a way to perform mold testing with a DIY air sampling kit and get accurate lab results? Until recently, the answer…Read More
Facts about Mold and Dampness
Exposure to mold and dampness may cause health effects, according to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). They go on to say exposure could have no effect at all. This, of course, all depends on you. Some individuals can handle long term exposure to damp, moldy environments. Others can develop a skin rash…Read More
Can My Crawl Space Cause Moldy Baseboards?
Are my moldy baseboards caused by the wet crawl space? Many homeowners do not consider the crawl space to be a part of the home since it is not an area they frequent. Many homeowners forget they have a crawl space unless there is a problem. A moldy baseboard can be an indication of a…Read More
Does Bleach Kill Mold?
If you are considering mold removal the question of does bleach kill mold has probably come up. Many homeowners and contractors use bleach throughout the home to address mold and mold staining. The effectiveness of bleach at disinfecting mold is still a hot topic among mold professionals and homeowners. Is Bleach an Effective Mold Disinfectant?…Read More