How Do You Prevent Mold And Mildew In The Bathroom?
Mold and mildew growth can be a real problem in a bathroom because bathrooms are the perfect breeding ground. Mold and mildew grow in dark, damp and warm environments. Out of all the rooms in the house, the bathroom meets this criteria. Mold and mildew growth is not only unsightly, but it can be dangerous to your health. Some of those ugly black spots can even be toxic mold. It is much easier to do all you can to prevent mold and mildew rather than to go through the hassle of mold and mildew removal. Fix any leaking faucets so you do not add to the damp conditions. Turn on the exhaust fan in the bathroom while showering to remove the humidity from the air. Leave the exhaust fan on for about half an hour after you out of the shower. If you do not have an exhaust fan in your bathroom open the window or install a dehumidifier. Keep the shower curtain closed and stretched straight across to stop water from gathering in the wrinkles of the shower curtain. Wipe the walls of the shower and th