Dank and Dangerous Mold Threatens Home and Humans

Toto, Christian
November 2005
World & I;Nov2005, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p18
This article explains that mold in homes is dangerous to human health and is costly in terms of repairs. The steady drip-drip-drip of a leaky faucet can be harmless. A lingering leak in another part of the home can cost thousands of dollars and force a homeowner to relocate for days, if not weeks. Water damage is a major concern for today's homeowner, a problem magnified by insurance snafus and local real estate markets in which home inspections are routinely waived to beat out other buyers.


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