Picture a room in an older home located in Beverly Hills. Behind the
kids furniture, the mold inspection found mold on the interior walls. Limited air flow and a
lack of insulation created extreme mold conditions.
You see it every day, over splash around a bathroom shower is very common. Sinks, showers, toilets and
bath tubs are a source of water. Swab samples were used by the mold
inspector to collect mold spores from the surface of the drywall during the mold
Water damage, After a Fire
Water is the likely to flow down into adjacent the condo units below after a fire.
Extreme saturation of the building materials indicated the potential for mold
growth during the mold inspection. Mold Remediation followed after the Primary Mold Inspection was
Room addition Mold|
Room additions add value to a property. This mold inspection revealed
improper construction resulting in a construction defect,
allowing moisture to penetrate the building envelope and mold to grow indoors.
Bathroom tubs and showers are a red flag that can lead directly to amplified
areas of fungal growth. Access panels located behind a tub should be
inspected by your mold inspection company. 12-8-10
Samples for fungi can be taken in almost any location or your property
during a mold inspection.
Roof leaks can often result in a moldy ceiling if not tended to immediately. A
full inspection of the building should occur.
Remodeled Bathroom Mold|
Exterior indicators can point inspectors in the correct location during a
mold inspection. Excess
moisture was found behind this wall. A tub was converted into a shower to
a height of 5'. Mold growth was confirmed on the building interior.
Faulty Plumbing Mold|
Interior drain lines and water supply lines can cause fungal growth reservoirs
within your home. Mold Inspection 08-18-07
Mold growth comes in many shapes and sizes. This small discoloration
on the wall, observed during a mold inspection, resulted in Penicillium and
Aspergillus mold spore types.
Mold growth conditions were favored by excessive moisture.