Bathroom Black Mold

Black mold mud set shower pan Center for Disease Control CDC “Mold Questions and Answers” Moisture, humidity and leaks in your bathroom facilitate mold growth. Mold is a health issue. Use your bathroom exhaust fan, repair leaking pipes and replace poor or damaged tile work. In other words, try to keep your bathroom dry . Fairfax County Va. “Mildew, Mold and Fungi” Musty or earthy smells probably mean mold problems.

black mold

Bathroom Black Mold Black mold mud set shower pan . Center for Disease Control CDC “Mold Questions and Answers” Moisture, humidity and leaks in your bathroom facilitate mold growth. Mold is a health issue. Use your bathroom exhaust fan, repair leaking pipes and replace poor or damaged tile work. In other words, try to keep your bathroom dry . Fairfax County Va. “Mildew, Mold and Fungi” Musty or earthy smells probably mean mold problems. If you have loose or “spongy” tile in your tub shower area, this is what it normally looks like when torn out. Mold in a bathroom can be a health hazard. Mold is propagated in a humid environment caused by plumbing leaks, loose tiles in the tub shower areas and not using a fan or window to reduce humidity in your bathroom. The EPA says ” the longer mold grows the more damage and health effects it can cause” . Bathroom shower “green board” rotted at the bottom. Caulking dam and bad tile work has caused the green board to get wet, mold and deteriorate. I personally don’t use green board for wet location tile work. Concrete board or the Schluter system are much better options for backing up quality tile work.