Sacramento Mold Inspection & Testing
As you already understand a house is not just somewhere you live, it is also a large investment; for most the largest one they will make in their lifetime. Sacramento Testing may be advocated if our employee notes clear mold, excess moisture or water intrusion. If a property has elevated levels of mold that require professional removal, that can most certainly change the amount of the house. The good news is that each of our inspectors are knowledgable in the field and equipped to complete sampling so you will not have to pay even more money for a additional inspector to come out and carry out a supplementary inspection.
Sacramento Mold Inspection
This service is especially popular for those looking at foreclosures and homes that have been uninhabited for extended periods of time. While this service is accessible to each customer, it is generally only advocated when a red flag is raised. A visual Sacramento mold inspection is included on every comprehensive home inspection. Without testing, these is no way to know the levels of mold at a property. Many people feel that paying a little extra cost is well worth knowing they are not buying someone else’s problems; even if the inspector does not see any visible mold.
Mold spores are everywhere, we inhale these spores on a consistant basis and generally it is nothing to worry about. Nevertheless, when a problem is present within a dwelling the amount of nontoxic spores can cause problems for people’s respiratory systems. Indoor growth can also create the presence of other toxic species of mold like Stachybotrys; which is not tolerable at any level inside a house.
Sacramento Mold Testing
Our Sacramento mold testing measurement is as follows. First we take one air sample as a control to set a guideline for what is to be expectednormal inside a home in the area. It’s then compared to the place of biggest concern or a general living area if there are not any visible problems found. Additional samples may be recommended to help confirm a source of a problem, or see if other areas of the home have been infected. Additional samples can be collected at $75 each. Every situation is different and there is really no way of know how many will be advocated but commonly it is 2-4 total.
After these mold tests are taken on site, they are sent to an independent AIHA accredited laboratory for study. Here they will find out not only what species of mold is present but also how much of each. You will be sent a duplicate of the lab findings and explanation of findings will be part of your home inspection report. Customers that do have excess levels of mold will be provided a procedure for mold removal steps to be carried our by a professional mold remediation firm.
Home Inspection All Star Sacramento also offers mold inspection and testing as a stand alone service. So if you’re obtaining this service but aren’t interested in a complete home inspection, please take a look at our pricing and call us if you have any concerns. You can also learn more about mold testing on this site. Otherwise simply send us an email or give us a call at (916) 877-8166 when you are ready to schedule, we will be pleased to schedule your mold testing.