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Mold

How can I get mold smell out of my home

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tanya120

Asked by tanya120 at 10:16 PM on Oct. 6, 2010 in Home & Garden

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Answers (8)
  • make sure the mold is gone ... mold lives everywhere
    kaylan010

    Answer by kaylan010 at 10:17 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • Clorox
    tootoobusy

    Answer by tootoobusy at 10:19 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • vinegar...
    it helps kill the mold but you can't really get rid of the smell unless you kill all the mold.
    seturkey

    Answer by seturkey at 10:19 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • odoban....kills many viruses(hep &hiv), gets rid of mold and can cover the worst smells. You can buy at walmart or homedepot. Just read the instruction label for mixing.
    mymestey

    Answer by mymestey at 10:21 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • if its in the bathroom pinsol
    mekarevell

    Answer by mekarevell at 5:30 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • You have to get rid of the mold where ever it is first kill it with bleach find the source of where the mold is coming from and repair that
    Moms_Angels1960

    Answer by Moms_Angels1960 at 6:15 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • I'm bumping this because I wish I knew! I got rid of all the mold in my house and still smell this musty odor if all the windows are shut!
    SDMama77

    Answer by SDMama77 at 10:29 AM on Oct. 7, 2010

  • After killing all the mold, keep your house dusted and swept very well. If it is humid a dehumidifier works wonders....If you have a fireplace that helps dry the air, too. On the outside of your house, keep it raked. Dead leaves are moldy...
    Anna92464

    Answer by Anna92464 at 12:27 PM on Oct. 7, 2010

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