Schools, Mold & Indoor Air Quality | Blog | Mold Off®

Managing Mold in Schools

Mold grows in schools when airborne mold spores land in damp, warm places. Fall is an ideal time for mold spores to be tracked in as kids hit the playground, shuffle through the fall leaves, and return to their classrooms. Bathrooms, kitchens, vent pipes, near water fountains, behind drywall or wall coverings, in ceilings, around

Mold Can Survive Harsh Conditions | Blog | Mold Off®

Mold Can Survive Harsh Conditions

Did you know that some molds can survive even in harsh conditions like the Antarctic. In fact, many molds can withstand refrigeration and chill temperatures. The spores wait, dormant, until conditions are right to begin growing again. Spring weather often brings unpleasant surprises to homeowners, when mold appears on brickwork, patios, outdoor furniture and more.