Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Mold?

Mold has been a very contentious topic in the home insurance industry for decades. Between the late 1990s and early 2000s, the insurance industry altered the wording of home insurance policies to limit mold coverage after a spike in mold damage claims in conjunction with homeowners insurance water damage claims.

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Montague School may face fines for mold

After its superintendent denied for months that there was evidence of mold in the elementary school, the Montague School District now faces fines of thousands of dollars per day if health and safety violations — including microbial contamination — aren’t remedied promptly. In an April 30 order

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Indoor Mold Detection: A Closer Look

Indoor Mold Detection: A Closer Look

Mold is ubiquitous in nature. Filamentous fungi often produce indoor mold in various environments. Excessive moisture, a carbon source, a moderate temperature (25ºC), and dampness, besides other factors, are supportive elements for the growth of indoor mold. The nature and characteristics of indoor mold is more variable.

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