Suspect Mold?

July 25, 2012 By In Moisture Control Comments Off

Where to Look for Mold Oh where, oh where could that mold be?  Mold will grow on any organic materials such as paper, dirt, wood or soap scum, and requires moisture in order to grow.  Mold can grow anywhere, such as in walls (drywall), carpet under padding, in closets, behind furniture etc…  As long as

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Humidity Levels

July 16, 2012 By In Moisture Control Comments Off

What should my humidity level be and how do I know what it is? The rule of thumb is to maintain your humidity levels between 30-50 %, depending on the temperature outside.  Humidity levels indoors are typically lower in the winter months and higher in the summer months. Buy a Hygrometer!  A Hygrometer measures the

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