With living in the Midwest, we get to enjoy all the seasons. With this also comes extremely cold winters and extremely hot and humid summers. With the seasons, this brings the potential for mold growth in your home. The EPA says this about mold,
“Molds are part of the natural environment. Outdoors, molds play a part in nature by breaking down dead organic matter such as fallen leaves and dead trees, but indoors, mold growth should be avoided.
Molds reproduce by means of tiny spores; the spores are invisible to the naked eye and float through outdoor and indoor air. Mold may begin growing indoors when mold spores land on surfaces that are wet. There are many types of mold, and none of them will grow without water or moisture.”