There is a lot of confusion when the word MOLD is used. There are thousands of types of mold and only a limited number of them can cause health problems, however the ones that do cause health issues can be very dangerous. Mold exists everywhere there is moisture and food, the greater the moisture the more mold can thrive. Only a lab analyzed sample taken by a trained professional can identify the type and amount of mold present. People often ask why should I pay for a professional environmental test that doesn't include any remediation. The answer is simple. The testing will be accurate and unbiased. Often the only remediation needed is surface cleaning and moisture reduction through the use of a dehumidifier. If the services of a remediation company are needed it will be recommended.

Rental properties in Baltimore City will require an inspection for licensure in 2019! As of August 1st, 2018 potential landlords can have rental inspections performed to license their rental properties in Baltimore City. Contact us for details!

Even if you are reasonably sure your selected house is in good shape there a many reasons it is a benefit to hire a home inspector. The best reason is that home inspectors are skilled in finding flaws that are not obvious, this could save you thousands of dollars in repairs. Also most home owners defer or "put off" needed maintenance that should have already been performed. A roof covering that is well past it's useful life is expensive to replace and a purchaser should not have to burden the cost oi replacing those shingles after they are already shot!