Moisture meters can test the moisture content of different types of material, including drywall, paneling, wood studs, and concrete. You can use this tool to make sure that your home is moisture-free, help you decide if you have too much moisture, or need a humidifier.
There are ways to detect water leaks and drips, shutting them down before they cause repair hassles and bills. Learn how to keep a little leak from costing you major money.
Right from the start, selling a home can be a complicated process. Ensure that you place won’t fall prey to the 13 insidious issues discussed here by taking these tips to prevent them.
Learn how to maintain ideal moisture levels in the air to protect your family’s health and comfort, as well as the structural integrity of your house.
That unpleasant, musty smell—some people describe it as akin to a wet dog—in is the calling card of mold and/or mildew.
With a few natural ingredients, you can eliminate the harmful substance without the help of a professional.
This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey and host Kevin O'Connor discuss ways to rid a home of mold.