In this 59th episode of About the House with Troy Galloway, Troy talks to Travis Boyer of MoldManUSA.com. Find out how you can tell if you actually have dangerous BLACK MOLD growing in your home. Contact Travis by emailing travisboyer at moldmanusa dot com or by calling 314-282-9791
5:15 What to do if mold is visible
6:00 Air quality testing and sending spores to the lab
7:53 Bad mold
9:45 Bleach doesn’t work
10:40 Basements are a common place to find mold
11:50 A house has to breath
14:00 You might have to remove the carpeting too
19:30 Mold behind the walls won’t show up in an air quality test
23:44 Some states require inspectors and remediators to have a mold certification
27:02 Painting over mold and encapsulation
30:40 One client had a mushroom growing out of her wall
36:20 Do mold spores settle to the ground
42:00 Did the sellers hide the mold problem?
51:00 How to choose a good inspector. What is the IICRC (Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification)
Travis has appeared on the show before. Listen to his first episode HERE.