Can condensation cause health problems?

What is condensation?

Condensation is moisture from everyday living such as breathing, washing and cooking that attaches itself to cool surfaces and occurs where there is insufficient ventilation to handle the activities in the building.

 

Is condensation harmful for your health?

In small amounts most people should be fine but if condensation is allowed to build up and mould begins to form, those who already suffer from health issues may suffer further issues. Some people will experience cold-like symptoms as a result of condensation and, where there is a lot of condensation and mould, more serious conditions can develop.

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