Dangers of Mold

Dangers of Mold

Dangerous Mold

Most residents of homes that have mold are usually not aware of how dangerous it can be.

A survey on homeowners has shown that many are clueless when it comes to the Dangers of Mold.

Indeed there are specific guidelines on hazardous compounds that can be found in the home but what is surprising is that none is there for mold.

This is quite chilling based on the fact that having mold in the home can cause serious problems to the health of individuals living there.Not only is mold dangerous to your health but it also makes your home have a bad odor.

Dangers of Mold

Indeed mold can cause minor health complications like sneezing, itching, allergies, etc to some major health problems like Asthma,lung infections etc.Being exposed to mold for a long time can lead to permanent lung damage and eventually death in some cases. Unfortunately most homeowners are not aware of this therefore they end up living in dangerous homes that are killing not only them but their children.

There are certain areas in your home that you are likely to find mold.Every homeowner should be aware of these particular places.Places such as the basement,ceiling,underneath the carpet,on fabrics and walls should be inspected regularly in order to ensure that its growth is limited.It is worth noting that mold grows in areas that are not well aerated and have moisture.

Therefore you should ensure that your home is not dirty thus giving an enabling environment for mold to grow.However there are areas that often proves quite difficult for the normal person at home to inspect.That is in air vent and air conditioning systems.These are in fact the most crucial places that should be inspected as you can be inhaling air filled with mold without you even knowing. Most diseases associated with mold are often spread through air vents at home.

Many mold expert says that the secret to fighting mold at home is to ensure that your home is always dry at all times.Ensure that you repair leaking pipes a all times and always have a plumber on call to fix the sink whenever it is busted or running over.The bathroom is another notorious place for mold to grow hence should be kept very clean.Have a mold expert inspect your home once every six months to determine potential hot spots for growth.This will ensure that your home is not killing you without you knowing.

Mold can be very hazardous if not removed from the home immediately.It is even more dangerous to small children and babies who might receive deadly diseases just bi inhaling air that is filled with mold particles.

Dangers of Mold

Remember that small baby’s lungs have not fully formed yet hence a fatal infection and cause serious damage to their lungs causing untold suffering to the baby and eventual death.For the sake of your kids parents should use the help of an expert to get rid of mold in their home.

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