Mold and Prevention


When you talk about Mold, then actually you are talking about damage and danger. It can be more deadly than termites, radon or even carbon monoxide. According to a research Molds are basically natural and there is no particular way to stop it or eliminate it, rather all one can do is take preventive measure and try to control it, one of best ways to control it is reducing moisture. Same goes for Mold removal in Toronto, you need to follow some tips and guidelines to control it.

What Causes Mold?

Some of the common causes of Molds are as follows

  • Plumbing leaks
  • Floods
  • Humidifiers
  • Irrigation
  • Roof leaks
  • Sink
  • Shower

How to Prevent?

When you talk about Mold removal in Toronto or any other country or city, then as discussed above all you can do is control it and it can only be controlled if one has the grip over the moisture level of his home or room.  Though some guidelines are given below which if followed can give you positive outcomes and results.

  • Get rid of the water quickly in case of flooding or any other incident that may cause water to overflow, maximum time for water removal is 24-48 hours.
  • If your items have become wet due to water, then quickly take them out to sun or any other ventilation location so that the affected item quickly becomes dry.
  • Try to keep the humidity low
  • Condensation is always an indicator of high amount of humidity, if you identify condensation then decrease the moisture and make the wet surface dry by whatever available means.
  • Construct an effective drainage system; make sure that your gutter line is clean.
  • Install the exhaust fans in areas where moisture can be high.

If the above mentioned tips are followed properly then Mold removal in Toronto or any other location of the world is very much possible.