Black mould on window frames

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Offline moses lawn

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Black mould on window frames
« on: 13/11/2004 08:27:31 »
What is the black mould (or mold if you're American) that grows on the inside of window frames, especially in the winter?

Is is harmful to health?
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Re: Black mould on window frames
« Reply #1 on: 13/11/2004 10:57:08 »
There is no way of telling without looking at a spore under a scope.  There are to many types of black/blackish molds out there.

  If it's on the glass or grout then it is dangerous to allergies and asthma but more then likely nothing unusual.  




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Re: Black mould on window frames
« Reply #2 on: 15/11/2004 20:58:25 »
In the south, it's generally mildew, and easily killed with household bleach.