Bad conditions in a flat promote mold appearance in different places: on walls, in books and even in a refrigerator. As opposed to walls, to get rid of mold in refrigerator walls is rather difficult task, because in this case you cannot clean the plaster or repaper the wall. Even after accurate mold removal there are still spores in refrigerator.
For mold in refrigerator removing you will need antifungus substance, vinegar, detergents, hydrogen peroxide or other chemical substance and water. To know exactly how to get rid of mold in the refrigerator you should follow simple instruction.
- Find out the reason of mold appearance. If you remove the source of it you could prevent mold appearance in the future. As a rule, mold appears because of the rise humidity, but talking about refrigerator, you cannot influence the level of humidity in it. The most widen reason is accumulation of the condensate. Also, the reason of mold appearance can become the keeping of moldy food in the refrigerator. Mold spores spread all over the frig, that’s why to clear all moldy food away is not enough, you should take some measures.
- Clear the surface of refrigerator from all the moldy areas. To do it you should use detergents mixed with water. You can replace the detergents with vinegar, or hydrogen peroxide, or any other antiseptic substance, which has antifungus action.
- Carefully wash the refrigerator all over inside with pure water. To raise the success with mold in refrigerator cleaning, treat it with ultraviolet lights.
- Dry the frig well with the help of heat ventilator, or hairdryer, or stay open for 12 hours. After this you can keep the food in it again.
Remember, if you notice the mold you should immediately remove it. Mold in refrigerator dangerous for our health. Spores can get your respiratory system with the air and provoke some diseases, especially when your immunity is weak. A lot of methods of mold struggle offer to use copper vitriol? Which can help to remove moldy spots once and for all, but at the same time it’s even more dangerous for human, than mold spores. That’s why you should choose more safe method.
You can use a lot of methods to get rid of mold in refrigerator. For example, you can treat the area with vinegar, but it will left foul smell, which must be removed until you leave the food in refrigerator. To do it open the door of the frig and leave to air for some time.