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!