Mold growth on insulation
I poured my hearth and laid down my insulating FB Board but I was delayed in putting down my floor tiles. I covered the FB Board with a tarp but some moisture made its way in and I now have some spotty mold on the board.
Should I be concerned?
I was planning on washing with some bleach and possible treating with a fungicide but I would assume that the insulation is inedible (if that is even the right term) to mold and therefore I don't have to worry about it breaking down over the long term. I know that if mold is visible on the surface that it is likely that spores have already penetrated into the material.
Basically I don't want to invest all my time building the dome, only to find the base layer of insulation crumbling and therefore totally disrupting my cooking floor in a year or two.
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Mold growth on insulation||quirkzoo||Pompeii Oven Construction||0||09-02-2012 03:45 PM|
|Insulation vs. Wall thickness||das||Pompeii Oven Construction||4||05-30-2012 03:22 AM|
|Securing & Shaping Wire Mesh Over Insulation||WaWaZat||Getting Started||9||10-30-2009 04:50 PM|
|Blanket Insulation||altamont||Pompeii Oven Construction||12||10-01-2009 08:09 AM|
|How far (laterally) should hearth insulation extend?||kebwi||Tools, Tips and Techniques||2||09-29-2009 10:22 AM|
All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:03 AM.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
© 2006/10 Forno Bravo, LLC