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Easy Ways to Get Rid of Mold in Your Home

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Besides that mold looks disgusting, it is also extremely unhealthy to find it inside your home. Although many think that this is a sign of uncleanliness, it couldn’t be further from the truth. The truth is, mold appears when there is moisture inside the home. The highest health issue affects those who have some kind of allergies, they can react with stuffy and/or runny nose, could experience sneezing, and in some cases coughing.

If you want to learn how you can easily get rid of mold inside your home with natural remedies, read on!

Safety note: while cleaning mold, always wear a mask and leave the windows or doors open to air out the space you are working in.

1. Baking soda

Baking soda is so good for so many things, not surprising, it is also quite helpful to get rid of mold. To remove the mold with baking soda, combine it with water in a 50-50 ratio and mix it until it becomes a paste-like texture. Put the paste on the area where the mold is and wait until it dries, then just simply wipe it off.

2. Vinegar

Just like baking soda, vinegar is also a great solution for many cleaning issues, not to mention that it has antibacterial properties as well. To get rid of mold with vinegar, put it in a spraying bottle, direct it to the moldy spot and spray it. With this solution, you will need to wipe the moldy parts with a clean cloth.

3. Bleach

Bleach is a heavy cleaning supply for our health, but works wonders with mold. Mix bleach with water in a 50-50 ratio and put the mixture in a spraying bottle. Spray this onto the moldy spot and wait about 20 minutes. While you wait, leave the room and open the window. After 20 minutes have passed the mold will be gone.

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