TIP don't listen to experts who advise treating black mold on sheetrock with bleach and water. mold feeds on water, sheetrock with mold needs to be cut and removed or treated according to epa and ny standards to prevent cross contamination and hazardous conditions for its occupants. covering mold with paint, kilz or other products is no longer accepted practice. if a home buyer sees mold covered as such it is a red glad that mold may not have been remediated safely or completely.
Professional Home Inspector since 1972, level 3 infrared certified and additional infrared training for mold and moisture detection. BPI/RESNET, radon, pests, well flow, water quality, structural issues, level 3 certified thermographer, flat roof testing, block walls, air leaks, missing insulation and building envelope.
WE UNDERSTAND CAUSE AND EFFECT OF ALL INDOOR POLLUTANTS TO INCLUDE MOLD WHICH IS A BYPRODUCT OF CURRENT TECHNOLOGY IN AIR SEALING HOMES. 50% ENERGY LOSS IN THE AVERAGE HOME RESULTS FROM UNCONTROLLED VENTILATION. ALL HOMES NEED AIR EXCHANGES AND CONTROLLED VENTILATION OF BUILDING BYPRODUCTS TO INCLUDE MOISTURE. WE RECOMMEND THE HUMIDITY LEVEL BE MAINTAINED 40-50% AND MOISTURE LEVELS IN EXCESS OF 65% CAN PROMOTE MOLD GROWTH. OUR MOLD ASSESSMENT INCLUDES A THROUGH EVALUATION OF INSULATION AND THE MECHANICS OF VENTILATION AND HUMIDITY CONTROL OF YOUR HOME.
Mold assessors-testing.com is a sole proprietorship owned and operated by allen tanner, who has previous education and experience in mold remediation training and detection of moisture with infrared as well as education in building science from the building performance institute. allen has been building and remodeling homes since 1972. As a licensed mold assessor, license #316, his business prides itself on professionalism, training, continued education and dedication to the clients' needs above all else.