The Cleaning Lady on household mould and fungi
The Cleaning Lady: Tips in preventing the breeding of household moulds and fungi
Why bother with household mould / mould or fungus?
Are you battling with an unexplained breathlessness in certain areas, or increase in allergies in your home or business? This could be due to micro-organisms in the house or building. Microbiology is the scientific study of these micro organisms.
Micro-organisms are those organisms that are too small to see with the naked eye and include things like, fungi spores, dust mite, and mould spores.
Micro organisms have a huge impact on our health, and because we don’t see them, it is often to late by the time we realise we are adversely affected.
Mould is a health hazard and can cause:
Mould can also cause infections in your household pets and can consume your home faster than you realise.
Fungi or Mould?
Fungi can grow as yeast as single cells, or multicellular filaments example mushrooms. Moulds include all types of fungus. These have tiny powdery spores which are released into the air when they are moved or wiped, or blown into the air. In small quantities the healthy immune system can combat the fungi or mould, but in an immune compromised person, they can be deadly.
Moulds typically like wet and warm areas example shower and bath areas, even on ceilings in moist areas Fungi and moulds are also often found on mats used for wiping feet and drying towels. They breed in different places and are found in the kitchen, office, bathroom and bedroom. They can be found everywhere in the natural environment.
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