Mold Can Be Found Anywhere. One Condition Is Needed: Moisture
Mold, mildew, mushrooms and yeasts are in the fungi family. These are distinct organisms from plants and animals in several respects. On the cellular degree they differ from both animal and plant. There are approximately 100,000 species of fungi. 500 varieties of the fungal species are described as being capable of causing infections. The development of mildew is known as mold. Molds reproduce and spread by growing spores, which travel through air and capable of surviving adverse, dry environmental situation for good lengths of time. Some of these molds are known to be toxic and can be detrimental to your health and well being.
Although mold is found almost anywhere, one common condition is needed, moisture. Mold grows in damp and dark environments. Some common locations for mold growth are wood, drywall, dirt and your upholstery. Moisture is the key element needed. This moisture can be as small as a constant drip from a leaky pipe, rainwater leaking through the wall from faulty gutters, the weather or broken pipes. Damp places such as concrete garages and basements tend to naturally hold moisture due to the lack of air flow and light.
Mold exposure can develop health problems in a number of ways. Inhalation is presumed to be the easiest path that mold spores use to get into our bodies. Causing immune system troubles, breathing problems and influenza like symptoms. Mold, because of its need to consume nutrients from your house, are destroying your home. Mold sound be removed as soon as it is detected by a respectable mold remediation company.
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