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Ckb3216 01-20-2013 11:47 AM

Mold?
 
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I had a small dark spot on wall in my back room, not thinking much of it while painting i painted right over after i was done i noticed it did not cover the spot and the spot bleed through, it is not as dark but still visible. Does anyone know if this is a sign of mold inside the wall???

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Blondesense 01-20-2013 01:37 PM

There is no way to tell from the pic.

Are there any other indications this may be mold? Is it in a damp area? Bathroom, basement, humid area? Does the room smell musty at all? Old water leaks in the room?

If the answers are no, and that is the only spot I wouldn't sweat it.

Ckb3216 01-20-2013 01:40 PM

No to all of your questions, thanks alot, was reading up doesnt seem to be. Thanks again.

joecaption 01-20-2013 02:11 PM

Just looks like a stain, a sealing primer, let dry and paint agin.

Maintenance 6 01-21-2013 08:43 AM

Doesn't look like any mold spot that I've seen and I've seen plenty. Cover it with a sealer/primer, then paint over it. Could be a spot of ink.

laflsyl10 01-21-2013 09:03 AM

What's on the other side of that wall, is it an exterior wall, is there a window above.
If it is mold maybe you have an issue / water leak and painting will only cover it temporally.


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