Control Moisture and Mold in Your Home | Blog | Mold Off®

Home Maintenance for Mold

Beyond vacuuming, cleaning the kitchen, and mowing your lawn, some home maintenance tasks require more immediate attention that, if left unchecked, can cause significant damage to your home. Here’s what you can do to keep mold out of your home with easy checks to keep your home running smoothly. If you need some additional cleaning

The Relationship Between Mold & Air Conditioner Coils | Blog | Mold Off®

Mold & Air Conditioner Coils

There exists a little known, special relationship between mold and air conditioning coils.  Ironically, the air conditioning you rely on to keep your air fresh and healthy and cool in the summer, may be doing just the opposite. The coil of your air conditioner is always damp when it is running, which means it is an ideal environment in which mold can breed and thrive.

Toxic Substances: What Is Mycotoxin? | Blog | Mold Off®

What Is Mycotoxin?

A mycotoxin is a toxic substance produced by organisms in the fungus kingdom, commonly known as mold. Oddly enough, not all molds produce harmful toxins. In fact, many more molds are safe than the dangerous few. Beneficial molds produce medicine like penicillin and help cheese develop. In nature, hundreds of molds help break down leaves, trees and other organic material and turn it into nutrient rich soil.

How To Remove Mold From Leather | Blog | Mold Off®

How To Remove Mold From Leather

Leather provides an ideal environment for mold to grow Leather has organic material that mold loves to feed on. Plus it absorbs and holds moisture — another essential ingredient for mold take hold. Leather items like saddles, bridles, chaps, coats and gloves spend most of their lives in hard use outdoors, putting them into almost