MOLD, LEAD & OTHER CONTAMINANTS

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Here’s links to a collection of our blog posts about MOLD, LEAD AND OTHER CONTAMINANTS:

• Is mold contagious? Can mold spread to my home if there is a nearby house with mold?

Should I buy a house with mold?  

Why do new homes have more moisture and mold problems than older houses?

Can infrared thermal imaging find mold behind a wall?

What is the right humidity level in a mobile home?

Who can clean up mold found during a home inspection in Florida?

How do I look for and find mold in my mobile home? 

Does bleach kill mold? Why is there mold around the air conditioning vents? 

What can I do to prevent mold problems in my home?

Why is there a lead paint disclaimer in my real estate sales contract? 

How can I tell if there is asbestos in a house?

How can I prevent mold in my Florida winter home when I'm gone for the summer? 

Should I use bleach to clean up mold?

There's an old fuel oil tank underground in the yard. Is it a problem?

What are those powdery white areas on my brick walls?

• What should I do if mold is found during a home inspection?

• How can formaldehyde gas in a house be a problem?  

Why is vermiculite attic insulation a problem for both buyers and sellers of a home? 

Should I buy a house with asbestos siding? 

Are old vinyl tile floors dangerous?  

• A neighbor told me that the house I want to buy once had a bad mold problem. It was not in the seller's disclosure. What should I do? 

Does a home inspector check for Chinese drywall? 

• Is wood-decay fungi found during a termite (WDO) inspection the same as mold? 

Is white mold on wood in a crawl space dangerous?

Does a home inspector check for lead paint?


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