23 Oct 2021

DIY Doesn’t Tell The Whole Story


Mahwah NJ Mold Testing ServiceA Do-It-Yourself mold testing kit can be obtained and they are easy to use. What they aren’t is COMPREHENSIVE. One of these kits may help you discover mold, but they do have limitations. The extent of the mold, the exact location of mold, and the specific types of mold may not be revealed. Mold is evasive and can be in the air as well as on the walls or other surfaces. It can be hidden in your walls and ceiling, and contained in fabrics and rugs. A professional mold testing service will reveal so much more, and with more accuracy.  You should be aware of the shortcomings of a DIY Mold Testing Kit.


Basics Of A Do-It-Yourself Mold Testing Kit


DIY mold testing kits are inexpensive and easy to use. They are mostly used by homeowners that suspect the presence of mold, and sometimes by home inspectors. Home Inspectors don’t necessarily have the expertise to discover the extent of mold in a home. Usually a test is placed in each room where mold is thought to be present. These tests will give a positive or negative report, but they are lacking in pertinent information that informs a homeowner of the extent of the mold invasion.


How Is A Professional Mold Testing Service Better?


A professional mold testing service digs deeper for mold indications in your home. Mold can be visible and invisible. Mold Testing NJ-NY is a certified mold testing facility that can locate mold behind walls, under rugs and in the ceiling. Furthemore, we can determine what type of mold is present and how to deal with it. We use Infrared Thermal Cameras to find mold in walls and ceilings. Mold Testing NJ-NY only tests for mold, we do not remediate. If necessary that needs to be done by a Mold Remediation Company.


For Complete Mold Testing Call a Professional


If you are concerned about mold in your home, it is advisable to hire a mold testing service for a more complete and accurate determination of the mold invasion. DIY mold testing kits are easy to use but they offer incomplete information. Why not invest in the best evaluation for the health of those living in your house. Our experience allows us to offer outstanding mold detection service. If you suspect the presence of mold in your home, call Mold Testing NJ-NY at (201) 658-8881