Stachybotrys is one member of a group of molds. These molds produce airborne toxins. These molds can cause breathing difficulties, dizziness, memory and hearing loss, and flulike symptoms.
Cladosporium and Penicillium are more commonly found molds but these molds can cause allergic reactions, asthma, breathing problems, sinus infections, headaches, coughing and eye and throat irritation.
Memnoniella and Aspergillus versicolor are two types of mold that can produce airborne toxins. They produce mycotoxins and can cause even worse problems. These problems are chronic fatigue, loss of balance and memory, irritability and difficulty speaking.
First, you need to call a professional and have quality testing performed to find out what kind of molds you are dealing with. The mold inspectors at Fresh Maintenance can do all the necessary testing from a visual inspection, to surface sampling, to air sampling which finds mold that is hidden behind walls.
Second, if mold is present in significant amounts.