Household Mold Removal Updates


Welcome to the Household Mold Removal Information Blog. Keep up to date on current issues related to mold in the home such as health effects, finding mold, safe removal and prevention.




Breathing issues from mold in apartment

In Oct 2018 I moved into an apartment that had been remodeled in kitchen, dining room and bathroom. 3 Months later I start having difficulty breathing,

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How To Waterproof Your Basement - Step-by-step Guide & Products to Use

How to waterproof your basement and prevent mold growth. Determining the cause, crack repair, sealing the concrete, products to use, diverting outside water....

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Cleaning Mold Naturally …..Compare Options, Effectiveness

Products for cleaning mold naturally include vinegar, baking soda, tea tree oil, citrus seed extract, hydrogen peroxide. Compare options, effectiveness of each.

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Mold In Mobile Homes ......Causes, Removal

How to find, determine the cause, and safely remove mold in mobile homes. Because of how mobile homes are constructed, water damage issues can be more serious.

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Hoarding Cleanup Dangers – Mold, Insects, Rodents, Bacteria...

Dangers of hoarding cleanup includes air quality, insects, mold, animal feces, rodents, bacteria, viruses, floors collapsing. Cleanup steps, personal protection

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Residing In A Home During Mold Remediation ...Is it Safe?

Factors to consider on staying in your home during mold remediation. Is the HVAC system affected, chemicals used, sensitivities to dust and mold, noise levels....

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How to Clean Mold on Basement Walls and Prevent Reoccurrence

How to safely and completely clean mold on basement walls. Products to use, how to prevent a reoccurrence of mold, when to call in a professional.

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Mold Found In New Homes ......Causes, Prevention, Mold Removal

Causes of mold in new homes includes wet construction material, rain before roof installation, concrete not completely cured, moldy lumberyard material.....

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Indoor Air Quality ........Contaminants That Impact Health

Indoor air quality can dramatically affect your health since people spend 90% of their time indoors. IAQ contaminants include mold, lead, asbestos, radon, volatile organic compounds or VOCs and formaldehyde. Symptoms, determining the cause, testing, remedies.....

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Pithomyces Mold in the Home

How to deal with pithomyces mold in the home. Health issues caused by exposure to indoor mold, finding hidden mold, removal guidelines. When it is safe to remove mold yourself and when you should use with a professional.

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Bipolaris Mold in the Home .......Finding Mold, Removal, Prevention

Exposure to bipolaris mold in the home can cause health issues such as coughing, wheezing, headaches, sore throat, skin rashes, depression..... How to deal with mold in your home, finding hidden mold, safe removal.

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Torula Mold in the Home

How to deal with torula mold in your home. Health problems caused by exposure to this mold, finding hidden mold, safe removal. When to remove mold yourself and when to call a professional. Step-by-step removal guide.

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Rhizopus Mold in the Home

How to deal with rhizopus mold in the home. Health problems caused by indoor mold exposure, finding hidden mold, removal guidelines. How to know if you can remove mold yourself or should use a professional.

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Mold in Schools: What Parents Can Do

Mold in schools is a serious concern for students, parents and school faculty. Common causes of mold growth in schools, health issues from mold exposure, finding mold, removal. How parents can get involved.

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Best Basement Dehumidifiers ..........Selecting the Right One

Guide to selecting the best basement dehumidifiers for your needs. How to know if you need a dehumidifier, features to look for, preventing mold, dehumidifier basement product recommendations....

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Black Mold Health Issues ........Symptoms, Treatment

Black mold health issues that can occur as a result of black mold exposure in the home include coughing, sore throat, skin rashes, wheezing, headaches, sinusitis, etc. Treatment is two-fold.....

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Symptoms of Mold Exposure in the Home -- Treatment, Removing Mold

The symptoms of mold exposure in the home include coughing, sore throat, sinus infection, rashes, hives, joint pain, headaches, etc. Mold exposure symptoms won’t improve unless the mold is removed.

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How Household Mold Affects Cats .......Signs to Look For

How mold affects cats. Cats often do not show signs of illness until they are very sick. Signs of mold sickness in cats include excessive sleeping, hiding, wheezing, hair loss, decreased appetite...

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Memory Issues From Indoor Mold Exposure

Exposure to mold in the home can cause memory issues, as well as other neurological problems. How mold causes memory problems, diagnosis, treatment. Safely removing mold from the home....

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Preventing Mold in Your Home

Tips for preventing mold in the home. Check for leaks regularly, install leak detectors, make sure your attic is properly ventilated, use dehumidifiers in humid areas... Mold prevention common sense

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