Q. I have black spores on my window and frame. Where do they come from and how do I get rid of them?


The black spores commonly come from humidity.  There are some simple solutions that you might try to get rid of them:

Common ingredients for black-mold-removal? Peroxide, vinegar and baking soda are just a few items you may already have on hand.

Kill-Black-Mold With Some Simple Recipes


2 tsp. tea tree oil
2 cups water

Mix in a spray bottle and apply directly.
Do not rinse.
Let sit for 3 hours and gently wipe with a damp sponge.

In case you have an allergy to the oil, open a window or door
and turn on a fan.

This oil goes a long way. Always use equal measures of teaspoons and cups. For example, 3 tsp. to 3 cups water; 4 tsp. to 4 cups water and so on.

Known as a potent fungicide for all types of mold, it has a strong smell, but the odor dissipates in a few hours.

Put straight white vinegar in a spray bottle and
spray full force directly. Saturate the growth, and
let stand for a few hours. Gently wipe, and repeat.

Vinegar is all natural and inexpensive too!


  • Last Updated Jan 08, 2019
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  • Answered By Aska Gardener

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