There can be many questions when it comes to mold and your home. We would be happy to answer any additional questions you may have.

Do you need to be licensed to conduct mold assessments?

As of January 1, 2016 NYS requires for anyone who conducts a mold assessment to be licensed. JW Mold Assessors NYS mold assessor license # is 00831.

Are you insured?

JW Mold Assessors is fully insured for your protection.

Why do I need a mold assessment?

The bill passed by NYS in January 2016, requires that there is a mold assessment for a mold remediation project in order to protect the homeowner. This requires that separate parties handle the mold assessment and mold remediation work. This is to ensure that each step of the mold process is handled properly by a licensed, trained mold professional. If you would like to read more information on the Mold Bill click here.

How does mold impact my health?

Mold inside of your home is never a good thing. There are many health symptoms that can arise from living in a home filled with mold. There is more information on how mold can impact your health on the Center for Disease website and the Environmental Protection Agency website. Here is a list of some of the most common symptoms:

  • coughing
  • congestion
  • sneezing
  • flu-like symptoms
  • difficulty breathing
  • chronic headaches