Document archive of building preservation material

Decades of research material documenting the preservation of buildings has been uploaded into a free to view digital document archive. National trade body The Property Care Association (PCA) has created the facility, and already received a range of enquiries from the UK and Europe, reflecting the importance and significance of Read the full article…

A review of moulds and health issues

What are “moulds”? Moulds are fungi. They are a group of plants that are unable to produce their own food. Moulds grow and develop by breaking down dead or decaying organic (carbon-containing) materials. What you see on typical mouldy walls or mouldy food are fungal spores, and other parts of Read the full article…