Preventing Mold Growth in Your Home

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Mold loves dark, damp spaces, and chances are, you’ve got plenty of them in your home. So, what’s the big deal? Many people are allergic to mold, and just about anyone can become ill from exposure. What can you do to prevent it from growing in the first place? Find out below. Caulk to Prevent Seepage Over time, the caulk used along the borders of a shower stall breaks down and allows moisture to seep into the walls or drip …

Avoiding Issues When Using Caulk

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While weatherizing your home, you may be fixing up cracks and gaps in exterior walls, stopping drafts in windows or doors, or adding insulation. All of this is good, but be sure you follow these steps to ensure a job correctly done.  Choose the right type of caulk. Look for 100% silicone to protect against water leakage as well as sealing. It is permanently waterproof, flexible, and shrink or crack-proof, so it’s better than acrylic.  Do a walkthrough of your …