Mycotoxins are toxic compounds that are naturally produced by certain types of molds (fungi). A very sick customer, a woman about 40, asked us to sample her home for mold contamination.

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What is black mold? Toxic Black mold and black mold spores are the same things. Both can cause health problems when inhaled or ingested (taken into our bodies).

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Mold is a natural part of the environment. You can find it growing on organic matter like dead leaves and vegetation. Mold will also grow indoors whenever moisture levels are high for an extended time.

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Frequently Asked Facts About Mold

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Where Does Mold Grow

Molds grow best in warm, damp, and humid conditions, and spread and reproduce by making spores.

Black Mold Can Kill

Black mold spores can shut down your organs, incapacitate your immune system, and damage your brain.

Is Green Mold Dangerous?

No matter what color mold assumes, green mold is toxic and poses as a health risk to humans.

How Long Will Mold Last?

Under ideal conditions (optimal temperature and level of humidity), it takes 24 to 48 hours for mold to germinate and grow.

Preventing Mold Growth

Reduce indoor humidity (to 30-60%) to decrease mold growth by using proper venting and dehumidifiers.

Surfaces Mold Prefers?

Mold can grow on virtually any substance, providing moisture is present, including wood, paper, carpet, and foods.

Signs of Mold Allergy

You can expect to experience uncomfortable symptoms like nasal congestion, watery eyes, and more.

Mold in the Bedroom

People who sleep in bedrooms with mold may suffer from: snoring, sleep apnea, insomnia and daytime fatigue.

Check Your Mattress

Mattresses are one of the top spots mold can grow in your bedroom. If you find mold in your mattress, get rid of it!