Moisture is one of the most common problems in our homes: 25% of households on average are affected by this phenomenon. It is difficult to exterminate.
The impact of moisture can be many: degradation of construction materials and insulation, mold development, painted paper peeled, stains on the walls, etc.. Before it is too late, so we advise you to adopt good habits to avoid letting moisture you:
• Ventilate or regularly ventilate the room. In fact, the main cause of the moisture of housing is poor ventilation, a house-isolated or too little ventilation. For this reason, windows and vents must not be obstructed in any way to limit condensation and mold growth. It also promotes healthy air quality because, remember, excess moisture contributes to indoor air pollution. Choosing the right VMC is the most effective way to have good ventilation.
• Check the tightness of the seals around the bathtub and sinks. This is the first precaution to prevent the infiltration of water into the walls, often causing moisture problems. Off joints and mold are signs of a bad seal that must be changed. If you arrive too late and you are already invaded, here are our tips for Say goodbye to mold!
• Avoid drying clothes in the living rooms. When dry, the water evaporates and the machine is deposited on the walls of the house, so a suitable prefer that you do forget, however, not to ventilate room.
Tip: Place a small cup filled with coarse salt in the rooms and wet areas. In fact, salt is known to absorb moisture!