Health & Building - Damp and Mould

Mould

Why is mould dangerous? Risks/Health Hazards What can be done to avoid mould?
If you are allergic to mould, consider: (Please note: the effects of these measures on asthma control are yet to be tested)

Although humidity promotes mould growth, studies of dehumidifiers have not been shown to be helpful in asthma control.

Sub-floor Damp

Why is sub-floor damp hazardous? Risks/Health Hazards What can be done to avoid these health hazards?

Rising Damp

Why is rising damp hazardous? Risks/Health Hazards What can be done to avoid rising damp?