By: Dale Ortman – Owner of Certified Inspectors of America We have all seen it. The “for sale” sign goes suddenly goes up in the yard of the neighbors home and we are amazed that when we check on the internet, the listing says it is “Sold”. How did it happen that fast? Is the […]
The last few weeks have reminded us that the spring rainfall is coming. During a recent air quality inspection of a crawlspace, it was discovered that there was water sitting on top of the vapor barrier. The puddles were within a few feet of the HVAC unit/air handler that was located in the crawlspace. It
Have you begun to make plans for the upcoming year? With New Year’s Eve just behind us, many homeowners are looking around their post-holiday homes with amazement and shock.
It is important to know what type of mold you are dealing with to properly treat the problem area. Each one has different characteristics and can grow in specific areas in your house.
Many of us are shut indoors because of the lockdown brought by the spread of COVID-19, and this can create extra air moisture from showers and baths, drying laundry, and steam from cooking; all of these can lead to mold appearing on our walls and ceilings.