Treating mold

Published On: May 07 2012 06:02:47 AM EDT

Mold exposure can lead to several health-related problems. With its natural ability to travel through the air, the inhalation of mold spores can create a variety of respiratory ailments.

Common side effects include asthma, allergies, respiratory infections, sinus infections and skin rashes. In some cases, mold exposure can even be fatal.

In additional, mold can damage your home leading to wood rot and structural damage.

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