Crawl spaces typically collect high levels of moisture and humidity and so are prone to mould growth. The most common causes of humidity in the crawl space are water leaks, damaged insulation, and inadequate ventilation. Here are some tips to control the moisture and humidity levels in the crawl space, preventing mould growth:
By following these guidelines, the relative humidity in a crawl space should reach the desired level of 30 to 50 percent. Mould will easily grow if the humidity is above 70 percent. Here are more tips to control the humidity in homes and tips to ventilate a house properly. The PuroClean team stands ready to provide professional restoration services to any property affected by fire, water or mould damage
PuroClean, a leader in property emergency services, helps families and businesses overcome the devastating setbacks caused by water, fire, mould and other conditions resulting in property damage. Each of our locally owned and operated offices pledge to do whatever it takes to respond, restore and rescue properties in all of the communities we serve. Read more.