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Alleviating Fall & Winter Mold Allergies

Indoor mold can be a big problem in the fall and winter months when poorly-ventilated areas of the home experience heightened levels of humidity. Kitchens and bathrooms tend to be particularly prone to this problem thanks to hot showers and steam produced by cooking and washing dishes.

Alleviating Fall and Winter Mold Allergies - Heating Contractors Cincinnati

As outside temperatures decrease, condensation will start building up inside cold walls and windows. The result? Perfect conditions for mold growth and indoor allergies.

Other places mold tends to grow during in the cooler months include:
  • Under the bathroom sink
  • Inside shower stalls
  • On bathtub rims
  • Above the stove
With that said, how can you alleviate fall and winter mold allergies? Follow these tips from AchooAllergy.com:
  • Wear a mask while cleaning, especially if you're in a mold-affected area.
  • Ask us how we can help you maintain proper levels of humidity in your home.
  • Stay indoors when conditions are foggy and damp.
  • Sleep with your windows closed to prevent outdoor allergens from entering your home.
To get in touch with a Rusk Heating & Cooling technician, give us a call:

Greater Cincinnati: 513-771-4040
Indiana: 812-926-3939
Northern Kentucky: (859) 405-0414

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