Prevent lead poisoning

Lead was originally added to paint to speed up the drying process, maintain a fresh appearance and increase durability. However, lead paint is very hazardous and can cause nervous system damage, stunted growth, kidney damage and delayed development. Because of theses dangers, in 1978 the federal government banned consumer uses of lead-containing paint.

Don’t spray mold!

There is a lot of contradicting information out there about the best ways to kill mold. Many online sources state that the best method is to spray mold with bleach and other products such as ammonia, hydrogen peroxide, vinegar and more. However, getting rid of mold by spraying it with bleach and other chemicals is not the safest, most effective answer.