You can detect mold in your home by looking for moisture, paying attention to allergy symptoms and buying a testing kit to see if mold spores are growing in a particular spot. Most of the time mold lurks in spots where h... More » Home & Garden Cleaning

Mold detection involves the physical inspection of a home for the presence of mold. While it is possible for homeowners to inspect for mold, there are also professional services that can perform these inspections. Profes... More » Home & Garden Cleaning

During a home inspection for mold, the inspector walks around the interior and exterior of the home checking for the presence of mold with a visual inspection and by taking measurements. To find mold, the inspector tests... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

White mold is usually found on basement floors because the right environmental factors for its growth, including moisture, nutrients and mold spores, are present. After cleaning up the mold, controlling excess moisture i... More » Home & Garden Cleaning

Treat mold by removing the moisture sources, sealing off the remainder of the home, protecting yourself, spraying any dry mold with water and applying a commercially prepare mold treatment product. Remove any porous mate... More » Home & Garden Cleaning

To identify mold in a home, look for key mold symptoms, such as excess moisture in odd areas of the house, a dank or moldy smell, and the appearance of spores in colors ranging from black to pink. If anyone living in the... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance

Address mold prior to painting a bathroom wall by removing any visible spores, sealing in remaining mold and adding mold-deterring chemicals or fixtures. Because invisible mold spores can spread throughout the room, appl... More »