Home Inspections

Mold Assesments

Mold Detection Services

This assessment is important in determining remedial strategies. Ceiling tiles, gypsum wallboard (sheetrock), cardboard, paper, and other cellulosic surfaces are given careful attention during a visual inspection. It is also recommended that ventilation systems are checked for damp filters and damp conditions and for overall cleanliness.

The use of equipment such as a boroscope to view spaces and duct work behind walls or a moisture meter to detect moisture in building materials is helpful in identifying hidden sources of fungal growth and the extent of water damage.

Mold Sample Analysis

Mold Sample Analysis
Bulk/Surface Sampling Specializing in Mycology Alpure professionals trained in appropriate sampling methodology perform bulk or surface sampling. Bulk samples are usually collected from visibly moldy surfaces by scraping or cutting materials with a clean tool into a clean plastic bag. Surface samples are usually collected by wiping a measured area with a sterile swab or…