More stories about Mold

  • Technology allows builders to address indoor air quality cost effectively

    Indoor air quality (IAQ) was not priority No. 1 for Virginia Ranch Development project manager Davis Johnson as he oversaw construction of an 800-home community in Gardnerville, Nev., near Carson City. It seldom is. Like just about everybody else in the business right now, Johnson's biggest concern...

  • Proper Bathroom Ventilation Prevents Mold

    In the past, the whirring of a fan motor was the only thing homeowners might have noticed when it came to bathroom ventilation. Noise, and more important, indoor air quality (IAQ) as it relates to mold, are issues remodelers have to address during a bathroom project.

  • States Pass Legislation to Combat Mold

    Indoor air quality -- another way of saying mold -- is providing a lot of employment for legislators. So far this year, eight states -- including Arizona, Idaho, Illinois, Louisiana, Nevada, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Texas -- have passed 10 bills that address residential mold and mold remediation...