June 6, 2018
What’s one of the easiest ways to reduce the chance of water related damage in your home? Get a dehumidifier.
A dehumidifier is a great way to reduce the moisture levels in your home. If water levels in your home get too high without proper ventilation then big problems can occur. Most of the time we see these issues in basements and bathrooms. Dark spots and pealing paint are signs of water damage related to moisture. The dark spots can be many kinds of mold that are harmful to your health.
Mold loves moist areas that are cool, dark, and poorly ventilated. Bathrooms and basements fit the bill for these conditions. So using a dehumidifier will increase airflow and reduce the moisture levels. This makes it very hard for mold to live.
Another great thing you can do with a dehumidifier is find a drain for it to be directly connected to. Then you don’t have to worry about emptying it’s water tray. This makes the dehumidifier a set it and forget it machine that can save you tons of money.
Still seeing mold? Not able to reduce the moisture levels with your humidifier? Call a professional and get the problem solved before more damage is done.