A Musty Smelling Basement Could Mean a Mold and Mildew Problem

If your basement smells musty, then that means you probably have some type of fungal growth. Fungi, like mold and mildew, love to grow where it is dark, damp and undisturbed (and usually warm). Below 50 degrees, most mold and mildew go dormant. The same is true if the moisture it feeds on is taken.. read more →

13 Sep 2012

Humidity Causes Mold To Grow

Too much humidity in your home or place of business can cause excessive moisture to collect on windows and other cold surfaces during the winter months. During the summer month, humidity can pretty much get into everything if your home. Damp areas are ideal growing spots for mold. Since mold feeds on any organic material,.. read more →

How Moisture Enters Buildings and Causes Mold

Moisture can enter a build either as a liquid or a gas (water vapor). In liquid form, it can come from bathrooms, kitchens, laundry facilities and by way of leaks and spills. Indoor pools, saunas, jaccuzis are notorious for sending tiny droplets into the air. Water vapor can be caused by the evaporation from regular.. read more →

MoldOff Works on Everything

Your product is absolutely phenomenal. We use it on everything…awnings, paver decks, driveways, outdoor texilene chairs, hammock, you name it, we use it and it works…this stuff if great! Patience is required as it does take some time for the enzymes to start working. It took a couple days to see the difference on our.. read more →

20 Aug 2012

Air Conditioning and Mold

Air condition ducts (and especially swamp cooler ducts) are notorious hiding places for mold. The humid air (often laden with mold spores) passes over the cooler metal ductwork and causes water to condense and pool creating idea locations for mold to grow. That’s why it is important to have your air ducts cleaned periodically. You.. read more →

What to Wear When Cleaning Moldy Areas

When cleaning moldly areas, you should limit your exposure to the mold and mold spores. Here are some steps you can take to make the job safer: Protection your lungs — Breathing in mold spores can trigger all sorts of health problems, including breathing difficulties, allergic reactions, illness and for the very sensitive, mold can.. read more →