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What happens if you leave mold on a shower curtain?
Mold on a shower curtain is unsightly and disgusting. It can be embarrassing when you have visitors because it makes your bathroom seem dirty and unpleasant. But mold presents bigger concerns. If it not removed, mold will grow and spread, contributing to respiratory illnesses and aggravating asthma and allergies.
How do you get mold off a shower curtain liner?
It helps to kill any mold or mildew that might form on your shower curtain liner, even if you have cut it to an appropriate size. Alternatively, you can also use a hydrogen peroxide spray. Just keep in mind that hydrogen peroxide works like chlorine bleach.
Why is there mold in my bathroom?
Your bathroom is the perfect breeding ground for mold and mildew. Limited ventilation, high moisture levels and the right temps can promote the growth of mold on bath toys, shower curtains, liners and just about anywhere else in your bathroom. When the conditions are right, mold can appear quickly攕ometimes within 24-48 hours.
What is the pink stuff on my shower curtain?
This pink mold you’ve found growing on your shower curtain, or in your toilet is not actually mold at all; in fact, it’s a Gram-negative bacteria that is scientifically known as Serratia marcescens. The pink colour is from a pigment (prodigiosin) produced by Serratia marcescens under the right growing conditions.