The mildew battle on – but please tell without health risk! Who doesn’t know that? The joints of the shower will be dark, formerly white silicone seals are obviously, in corners of rooms and the ceiling tell-tale stains spread: A mold infestation has kept feeding, what seems not only unsanitary and disgusting, but also for the real risk to health can be. Not only for children, asthmatics and allergy sufferers, the unwanted lodger can become the invisible threat–also allegedly insensitive people can experience significant impairments by the toxic mold exposure. Diffuse symptoms such as irritation to the eyes and mucous membranes, fatigue, headache and cough can be traced back to molds. Numerous current studies showed that fungi and their effects are not to be underestimated. Experts and experts increasingly concentrate on this complex topic and give guidance on elimination and prevention of infestation. The Federal Environmental Agency has an extensive Brochure, developed under download is available. Prevention does emergency precautionary measures as the regular airing of shock, particularly in vulnerable areas such as the kitchen and bathroom, are the be-all and end-all to spoil any fun on the spread of unwanted roommate.
But also living and bedrooms are at risk in the age of insulation and insulation. Earlier still an exchange of air between indoor and outdoor areas was possible, Thermopenfenster and thermally insulated outer walls prevent the circulation and thus the removal of moisture. Kitchen and bath vapors are considering even the most obvious moisture vapors, but that a person retires at least a liter of water per day (about half a litre in the night), it soon becomes clear how important is a regular ventilation. This, it is advisable to monitor the humidity in all rooms. As a rule of thumb: the measured value rises to over 70%, the mold feels invited to settle and to reproduce sound.