Does Heat Kill Mold? An In-Depth Guide to Mold Remediation

Does heat kill mold

Yes, heat can kill mold. Temperatures between 140°F and 160°F (60°C to 71°C) can deactivate most mold spores in both food and building materials. However, there’s a catch: heat alone does not completely get rid of mold. Even after being exposed to high temperatures, dormant mold can still be present. Dead mold can also affect […]