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Health Benefits of Fungi Prevention

January 15th, 2013

Indoor air quality is ignored all too often by homeowners, and fungi, when allowed to thrive underneath a home, can cause serious problems to that air.

Crawl space fungi that infiltrates the air you and your family breathes can cause a myriad of health-related issues, including, but not limited to:

Allergies

Residents who are exposed to crawl space fungi in their homes can experience an uptick in allergic reactions and general irritations. Fungi exposure can cause itchy eyes, skin rashes, fever,

Asthma

An increase in asthmatic reactions could be a sign of crawl space fungi in your Greensboro or Winston-Salem, NC home. As you know, asthma attacks can be scary and traumatic for all members of a family and fungi spores in the air could cause a spike in the number of occurrences.

Respiratory Troubles

An outbreak of fungi in your Greensboro or Winston-Salem, NC crawl space can also cause congestion of the sinuses. Coughing, wheezing and general breathing ailments are symptoms of household fungi outbreak. Residents can also be at risk for more serious infections such as bronchitis.

Closed Crawl Spaces Prevent Crawl Space Fungi in Greensboro & Winston-Salem

Pest Management Systems, Inc. is trusted by builders and homeowners for installation of closed crawl spaces in the Greensboro, High Point and Winston-Salem, NC area. Providing your home’s foundation with a moisture barrier can improve the indoor air quality inside your home, insulating you from the negative health effects of fungi exposure by preventing outbreak altogether.

Reach out to PMi today to help prevent crawl space fungi in your home today!

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