MOLD INSPECTION Quuens (929) 266-1500
REQUEST A QUOTE OR CALL US (929) 266-1500
WHAT IS MOLD?
Mold falls into the fungi family and can be present in both outdoor and indoor environments.
The growth of mold is a result of wet or poorly ventilated areas, which have sufficient moisture
and are continuously damp. There are various different types of muld—some of which pose a
serious health risks it not removed.
WHERE CAN I FIND MOLD IN THE HOME?
Common places in the home where mold can develop include bathrooms, wallpaper, tiles,
carpet and ceilings. It is also possible that mold growth can incur within insulation materials
and wooden structures.
WHAT ARE THE DANGERS OF MOLD?
Mold produces microscopic particles which can become airborne. These particles can be
inhaled by humans and animals—which can cause severe health problems. People with
compromised immune systems face an increased risk from mold particles.
The most common symptoms for those affect by mold included, but are not limited to:
skin irritation, irritation of the eyes, nose irritation, wheezing an asthma attacks.
In more serious cases, people can develop a mold infection with the lungs.
WHO NEEDS A MOLD INSPECTION?
A mold inspection is vital for any person who believes that mold is present within their property.
This is especially true if people exposed to the mould suffer from allergies or other
Mold inspections in Queens are common and recommended for home buyers to ensure
the property being purchased doesn’t have an ongoing mold problem. Mold can also
be a sign of serious issues pertaining to the condition of the property in question—
there may for instance be a serious drainage problem or related issues.
WHAT’S INVOLVED IN A MOLD INSPECTION?
Our experienced inspector will come to the property in question and perform a thorough
mold inspection to determine the source of the issue. Once the cause has been ascertained
using specialized imaging equipment, the inspector will take a sample of the mold to gain
further insights. A comprehensive report will then be compiled and advice will be given
on the next steps in rectifying the conditions causing the mold and mold remediation
Queens Mold Surface & Air Testing
As part of the inspection process, Mold Inspection Queens can on request conduct
surface swab sampling and air sampling using a calibrated Bio Pump.
These samples will then be sent off to our independent Mold Lab for
scientific analysis and culture. SOS Mold inspection Queens will then
provide an independent analytical report from our Mold lab.If you
think you may have a Mold problem within your property, this is
the only way to determine what level of contamination your
property may have. This is also a great way to prove to your landlord,
agent or even a tribunal in some cases that there is Mold within
the property. The Swab sampling is a great way to test your personal
belongings to verify any contamination that may have infected them
as a result of airborne mold.
SOS Mold inspection has had a lot of clients stating they are suffering
from a lot of symptoms which are Mold related, however, their local GP
does not recognize that their home may be contaminated with Mold.
Surface and air sampling has been a very important way to prove you
may be occupying a property that is contaminated with potentially harmful mold.
If you suspect you have Mold in your property but can’t seem to locate it,
we recommend you call SOS Mold inspection immediately and we’ll
schedule a surface or air test right away.
Ask your consultant about testing your house during the initial inspection.