HNST Mold Inspections
The Honest Inspection Company
Independent Mold Assessments
& Environmental Testing Services
NYSDOL Mold Assessor License #00077
EPA & NYS ASBESTOS INSPECTOR #18-43643
EPA LEAD INSPECTOR #LBP-I-I214131-1
What is Mold Inspection and Why do I need it?
A mold inspection is a thorough visual observation of the home, particularly any Basement, Crawlspace and Attic areas to identify signs of mold growth, water damage, ventilation and humidity issues.
Mold testing is used to evaluate indoor microbial levels in the air and to document suspect mold growth on surfaces. Mold testing should not and cannot be used as the only tool to identify or to…
As part of our standard mold inspection, we offer to inspect the interior components of the HVAC and AC unit, including all accessible ductwork. Believe it or not, mold growth inside AC units is very common…
Environmental Relative Moldiness Index Testing
ERMI is the Environmental Relative Moldiness Index –a combination of EPA research, powerful PCR technology, and a new method to screen homes for mold.
(EMMA) Environmental Mold & Mycotoxin Assessment The EMMA test uses sensitive molecular detection technology to look for the presence of 10 of the most toxigenic molds. It determines their presence and determines their relative abundance. EMMA…
HNST Mold Inspections provides Asbestos testing & surveys in the states of New York and New Jersey. There are situations where Asbestos poses threats, but it can be important to know whether Asbestos is present in…
Water Damage Assessment
Immediately following water damage within a property the water should be extracted, the water damaged building materials removed and the structures dried within 24-48 hours to prevent mold growth.
Besides mold there are numerous other air pollutants and stimulants that can affect your quality of living. We provide testing for a wide range of air particles. HNST Mold Inspections can have the same mold samples…
VOC/Odor, Formaldehyde and Indoor Air Quality Testing
These gases are emitted from certain solids or liquids. VOCs include a variety of chemicals, some of which may have short- and long-term adverse health effects.
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HNST Mold Inspections can test your residential or commercial property for lead in the State of New York. Lead was used in many products before we knew its neurotoxic effects. Unfortunately, even now that we know…
WHY CHOOSE US?
18 years of quality work, continued education, and certification
Our goal is to help the client, not sell the client.
While much of our competition want to sell you as many mold samples as possible, Our process is to find the mold contamination and any sources of moisture or allergens, not to sell you mold samples!!
Mold testing can be a helpful tool in the overall evaluation of the home but is more often not necessary if mold is already visible. Depending on the situation mold samples are sometimes required for documentation.
Before the New York State Mold Law was implemented, HNST Mold Inspections was conducting independent mold inspections for years. With my mold remediation background and experience in Water Damage Restoration and Air Duct Cleaning, I founded my company on the principles of honesty and integrity, to provide independent and non-biased opinions and solutions to our clients and to help our clients navigate their unique situation. HNST Mold Inspections has the knowledge and experience to assist you in making informed decisions about your specific situation and guide you with every aspect of the remediation process.
HNST Mold Inspections will work for you and only you the client.
“John thoroughly inspected our entire home, identified the precise location of the mold issues, drafted a perfect report with testing included. No question that we are sleeping better at night knowing exactly what issues we have going on in our home and how to address them. John couldn’t have been more professional, pleasant to work with and very thorough. Highly recommend his trusted work! Money well spent.” – Anney G
“Informative, thorough and reliable. Addressed all of my concerns and was very honest with his opinion and next steps. Very comfortable from start to finish and didn’t waste time trying to sell anything. I would definitely recommend HNST to anyone who is looking for an inspection.” – Joe L
“John was so easy to deal with and a complete professional. Super responsive, showed up on time and performed a very thorough inspection, checking every nook and cranny. Clealry takes care and pride in his work and it shows. Asked him for a recommendation on a dehumidifier and he emailed a link with his pick the same day. If you need a knowledgeable and professional mold inspector who will do a great job, look no further.” – Steven K