Tampa Mold Inspection & Testing
As you already know a home is not just somewhere you live, it is also a large purchase; for most the biggest one they will make in their lifetime. Tampa Testing may be advocated if our technician notes conspicuous mold, excess moisture or water intrusion. If a property has excess levels of mold that require professional restoration, that can most certainly change the amount of the house. The good news is that each of our inspectors are gurus in the field and equipped to complete sampling so you will not have to pay even more money for a specialist to come out and carry out a accessory inspection.
Tampa Mold Inspection
This service is especially suitable for those looking at foreclosures and homes that have been vacant for extended periods of time. While this service is available to each customer, it is generally only suggested when a red flag is raised. A visual Tampa mold inspection is included on every comprehensive home inspection. Without testing, these is no way to know the levels of mold at a residence. Many clients feel that paying a little extra cost is well worth knowing they are not buying someone else’s headaches; even if the inspector does not see any visible issues.
Mold spores are all around us, 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 issues for people’s health. Indoor growth can likewise create the existence of other toxic species of mold like Stachybotrys; which isn’t tolerable at any level inside a building.
Tampa Mold Testing
Our Tampa mold testing process is as follows. First we take one air sample as a control to set a baseline 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 tests may be advocated to help confirm a source of a problem, or see if other areas of the home have been tainted. Additional samples can be had at $75 each. Every situation is different and there is really no way of know how many will be recommended 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 investigation. Here they will test not only what species of mold is present but also how much of each. You will be sent a duplicate of the lab results and explanation of results will be part of your home inspection report. Customers that do have elevatedincreased levels of mold will be provided a procedure for mold removal steps to be carried our by a licensed mold remediation group.
Home Inspection All Star Tampa also offers mold inspection and testing as a stand alone service. So if you’re searching for this service but aren’t interested in a complete home inspection, please check our pricing and call us if you have any concerns. You can also read more about mold testing on this site. Otherwise simply send us an email or give us a call at (813) 438-6167 when you are ready to schedule, we will be pleased to book your appointment.