Musty smell in basement usually means mold growth

Here’s a question/answer post regarding the musty smell in basements. The smell is usually worse in the spring and summer, because in the winter, most molds go dormant. Besides the smell being unpleasant, mold and mildew can cause health problems, especially for those allergic to the spores.

Unfortunately this article goes on to advise cleaning mold […]

Hubbard County courthouse full of toxic mold

The old Hubbard County courthouse is collecting toxic mold at a frightening pace. Mold problems have plagued this historic building, caused by runoff from the roof. The building will undergo preventive measures this summer that will place waterproof insulation on the foundation and install a roof diversion system on the building corners to draw moisture […]