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Why Black Mold is So Bad for You and Your Family

By LafayetteCrawlspaceRemediation | June 29, 2015 | Comments Off on Why Black Mold is So Bad for You and Your Family

Crawlspace Remediation does battle with a dangerous foe in Lafayette, IN on a daily basis. While seemingly innocuous, this enemy is more common than people may realize, yet is potentially a big health hazard. Fortunately, this fungus can be beaten. Stachybotrys chartarum, better known as black mold, is a fungus that can grow almost anywhere where humidity and moisture…

Attics, Like Crawlspaces, Develop Mold and Moisture

By LafayetteCrawlspaceRemediation | October 14, 2014 | Comments Off on Attics, Like Crawlspaces, Develop Mold and Moisture

Attics, Like Crawlspaces, Develop Mold and Moisture October is here in Indiana, and for many of us, that means it’s time to get in the attic and dig out the Halloween decorations. You may come across old family photos, an old suit you just can’t seem to part with, or something even more scary than…

DID YOU KNOW?

According to a study by the Mayo Clinic, nearly all chronic sinus infections are a result of mold. Since up to 40% of the air we breathe in the home can come from the crawlspace, mold in the crawlspace means mold in the home. The EPA recommends to keep humidity levels in the crawl space to 40%–50% to reduce the likelihood of mold formation.