Crawlspace mold is very common in homes. It can also grow on plants and in any place where there’s humidity. Mold can cause respiratory problems that can be very serious.
Finding the mold
The first thing that you need to do is take a look in your crawlspace and see if there is any moisture and also check the ventilation. Mold will grow in this area if it has moisture and poor ventilation. Check every inch of the crawlspace.
Identifying the mold
Because there are more types of mold, you need to know how to identify them in order to remove them. If mold has spread on large areas, then you should contact a professional. When cleaning the mold, make sure you do not spread them.
Avoiding mold appearance
If you crawlspace has good ventilation, then mold will have a tough time trying to develop in this area. You can also treat the crawlspace area with anti=fungus chlorine solutions. Also the area needs to be kept dry.
Not only mold can be a danger to your health, but also the solutions used for cleaning. That’s why it’s important to wear a mask and also gloves and safety goggles.