Dealing with molds and mildews is not easy. While controlling dampness in the kitchen and bathroom is the most popular option for preventing mold growth, you may not be aware of the different strategies available for thoroughly drying up the damp areas of your house. Molds and mildews are common allergens. Hence, they need to be removed promptly to protect your family from allergies and asthma attack. Repairing leaks, installing fans that are large and strong enough to vent out moisture from the enclosed space and cleaning the damp spaces regularly are some of the best ways to prevent mold and mildew growth in the damp areas of your house.