Expert Advice Blog
When mold grows in school buildings and portable classrooms, some staff and students, particularly those with allergies or respiratory problems, may report adverse health effects. Mold requires oxygen, water, and a source of food to grow. There are molds that can grow on almost anything.
A good portion of our business at American Mold & Restoration comes from mold growth in attics. Of course, as in all mold infestations, it’s paramount to identify and correct the source of moisture. A problem common in the Mid-Atlantic, attic mold frequently goes undetected, as homeowners sometimes do not enter their attic for years.