Advice 1: How to eliminate mold

Mold has adverse effects on human health. Inhaled mold spores cause allergies. Before you remove mold, you need to identify the cause. If you don't pinpoint the cause, but simply removes symptoms, then after some time they will reappear. Mold without moisture does not exist, so it is very important to determine the source of moisture. It can be high humidity, lack of ventilation in the room, cracks in the walls of the house, through which moisture penetrates to the inner surface of the wall.
How to eliminate mold
First eliminate all visible sources of humidity in the room. Repair or make good ventilation. Insulate the wall if the reason lies in the damp cold walls. To insulate the wall also use the Styrofoam that stick to the Wallpaper. The most vulnerable places sell special insulating wedges.
Once you have found and eliminated the cause of the mildew, take care of removing the old one. Very carefully clean off old mold with a brush. A good solution to remove mold spores can be done at home: boric acid, white vinegar, hydrogen peroxide and water. Scrape with a reserve area with the old paint, whitewashing or Wallpaper. When cleaning surfaces, use gloves and a mask, also try to limit the surface to be cleaned so mold spores don't spread to nearby areas.
Dry the wall. If it is concrete or brick, can be dried with a blowtorch. Wooden wall dry when the fan or heater.
Once the walls are dry, soak them with a special substance that kills mold spores and prevents it from multiplying. You can use the following antiseptics when dealing with mold: "Senezh-antiplesen", "Anti-In", "Teflex-antiplesen", the drug against mold "Mipor". Before using be sure to read the precautions listed on the packaging. Follow these guidelines.
Now you can re-glue Wallpaper, paint the walls or cover them with any other material. When painting walls, use high quality ink, mixing it with an antifungal drug. If the layer of fungus was thick, it is best to re-Prime the walls.

Advice 2: How to clean mold

Sometimes we are faced with a situation where on things for a long time kept in improper conditions, form patches of mould. In most cases, to deduce such stains is possible, but this will require knowledge of certain techniques and some tricks. Removing stains from mold mainly depends on the type of material exposed to moisture.
How to clean mold
You will need
  • Soap, powder "News", hydrogen peroxide, ammonia, turpentine, dry chalk, dry clay, onions, whey curdled milk, blotting paper, iron
Mold on the white wool, linen and cotton fabrics that can be washed, bring soap or powder "News". After washing bleach with hydrogen peroxide at the rate of 1 tablespoon per 1 liter of water. Also suitable ammonia (a teaspoon in a glass of water).
Another way to get rid of mold stains on cotton fabric – to cover the stain with a thin layer of crushed dry chalk. Put blotting paper and spend a few times at the location of the spot with a warm iron.
The spots of mildew on silk and wool fabrics that cannot be washed, remove with turpentine. First clean the stain with turpentine, then cover with a thin layer of dry clay. Again comes to the aid of the iron - iron them to the fabric using a blotting paper. If the fabric is white, soak the stain with hydrogen peroxide, then wash the item and rinse it in warm water.
Colored and dyed fabric, touched with mold, treat the ammonia. Before to wet ammonia to the stain, try it on an extra piece or in an inconspicuous place on the reverse side to make sure that the alcohol does not change color of this fabric.
It is easier to remove fresh stains from mold. To do this, wipe the stain several times with juice of onion or sour serum. After treatment, wash the product in hot water.

Advice 3: How to remove mold from Wallpaper

What if in the house there was mold? The first step is to know where it comes from. Spores that are not visible to the human eye, freely airborne. A number of spores along with the dust is always in the air. Getting into a damp and poorly ventilated rooms, the spores can germinate, forming whole colonies. Is it possible to remove mould from Wallpaper and how to prevent its occurrence in the apartment?
How to remove mold from Wallpaper
You will need
  • Vinegar, hydrogen peroxide, scraper, knife, fungicidal and bactericidal compositions
Small local pockets of mold in the cabinets, in upholstered furniture, the walls can be easily destroyed by simple means. Clean the infected with mold wall by mechanical means, scrape the mold. Prepare a solution of vinegar or hydrogen peroxide. Treat wall with this structure. However, such measures are temporary and cannot protect the surface from re-growth of mold.
To effectively combat mold, including on the Wallpaper, required drastic measures. It is necessary to identify and eliminate the cause of mold, because the effect of any disinfectant will be temporary. The perfect breeding ground for molds are damp walls and poor ventilation. Find out the cause of dampness in the room.
The most common cause of dampness and, as a consequence, the formation of mold on the walls and insufficient ventilation. Make sure you have enough ventilation works well in the house. To do this, move to the ventilation of a lighted match. With good traction the flame will be pulled to the side of the duct. If the desire is missing, contact the utilities and request to restore ventilation.
One possible cause poor ventilation are sealed with plastic Windows. Well insulating the room, such a window often cause the appearance of mold in the room. Install window air-supply valves, which will provide continuous admission to the property with fresh air. For additional air circulation in the apartment do not be lazy and push the cabinets and sofas against the walls, covered with Wallpaper, because it is in these places often there is mold.
As a preventive measure, use the ventilation of the room. The vents should be opened often, but for a short time. Area of window openings is desirable to cover the hydrophobic dyes.
If you determine that the cause of the damp on the walls are damp walls, require from the organization in charge of housing maintenance, resolve problems and repairs. After the external routes of entry of moisture in the room will be blocked, proceed to repair the premises.
With infected with mold wall surfaces not only remove the Wallpaper but the plaster. After preparation of surface treat the bare walls fungicidal and bactericidal compositions. Then the walls should be re-plastered and pokleit new Wallpaper.

Advice 4: Than harmful mold

Mold is something quite beautiful, but it causes aversion. It and admire, and hate. Sometimes it is even called the "spit" of the devil. And all because it is very harmful. A lot of people know, but not everyone even guess why.
Than harmful mold
The mold is nothing like a fungal formation. Fungi, despite its popularity and prevalence, often is an area not fully explored, resulting in the reflex and cause a feeling of disgust.
Of course, it is understood that we are talking about household mold. Food mold – the one that may occur in the cheese, and added to the recipe, is dangerous to health is not.

What is mold

Plesneva education is trivial the growth of fungal spores, which, moreover, is deadly to humans. In most cases, people treat mold dismissive: if I see that it just touched the crust of bread, cheese or fruit, simply remove the damaged piece and eat, believing that penicillin is not harmful. But they should not do that. Because mold spores are already filled with the whole product. They get into the human body. And when he fall protective immune power of the organism, the spores of the fungus come in and put a control shot. And the consequences can be unpredictable. The result can develop serious diseases, such as pneumonia, which can lead even to death.

Mold develops in the following way. Fungal spores of volatile and they quickly move in space, even with a small breeze. Falling on wet surfaces, since in modern homes quite a lot, they immediately germinate with the help of fine threads and start to secrete mycotoxins. And these substances, according to scientists, is very poisonous. And the main harm mold and is precisely these toxins that people inhale later.

Disputes also fall in respiratory and blood system, where it rapidly begins to develop and becomes the cause of serious diseases. Mold can cause problems such as:
- Allergy;
- joint and rheumatic pain;
- diseases of the musculoskeletal system;
- dizziness;
- nausea, etc.

Also, substances secreted by mold that can accumulate in the body, exerting its influence on the kidneys and liver, which can even develop cancer.

Especially dangerous is black mold, which can often be found in areas with a humid environment, like bathroom or toilet.

How to deal with mold

Ways of dealing with mold a lot. First and foremost, is the observance of sanitary-and-hygienic norms. You cannot eat foods that are already touched by the mold. Even if it is slightly.

Be sure to carry out regular cleaning, especially those areas in which the ideal breeding ground for fungi. In the kitchen is to use the hood, to apply disposable bags for trash and wipe with a dryer for dishes.
Be sure to try to minimize the humidity in the room to not have conditions for development of a color or black mold.

Drying the dishes is only in ventilated area. And fruits and vegetables to be stored separately and preferably either in separate compartments or outside the apartment (on the balcony, in the basement, etc.).

You can additionally use essential oils. For example, the mold is "afraid" of cloves, lavender and tea tree. These tools significantly reduce the development of mold, and therefore they are recommended to regularly use in rooms with high humidity.
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