Health Tip: Getting Rid of Mold and Mildew
(HealthDay News) -- Ridding your home of any mold or mildew can help keep you and your family healthier.
The Federal Emergency Management Administration offers these suggestions:
- While cleaning, wear a mask, eye protection and gloves.
- Provide adequate ventilation.
- Start by cleaning a small area. If you develop a reaction, it's probably time to hire a professional.
- Thoroughly clean an affected area before using disinfectant.