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Professional Mold Testing

The mold inspectors of Residential Inspector of America have served the Atlanta area since 1989. Call (770) 476-4963, schedule online, or get an instant quote.

Signs of Mold in Your Home

Recent medical studies show that mold is one of the most common causes of allergic symptoms and certain types of mold can also cause major health disorders. If your home exhibits any of these signs below, RIA recommends having a mold test completed:

Visible mold

Strong, musty odor

Moisture problems

High humidity issues

Our Mold Testing Process


  1. 1
    Step 1

    We can test the breathing air in areas of concern inside of the home or in areas where mold is likely to be present. We can also take physical samples of any visible mold growth in the home.

  2. 2
    Step 2

    All samples are sent to a professional laboratory for analysis.

  3. 3
    Step 3

    A report is issued within 3 business days and will notate types and amounts of molds present and if there is a mold problem or not.

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For Visible Mold Problems

Price with a home inspection. Additional fees apply if conducted outside of a home inspection.

Surface Testing

If visible mold is present in your home, your RIA inspector can take a surface sample of the area in question. Surface testing includes one (1) physical sample of the affected area. If multiple affected areas are present, additional samples may be needed.

*Additional samples are $30 each

What Surface Tests Reveal

  • If any types of harmful indoor molds are present

  • If spore exposure risks are present

  • Visible or suspected mold is present

  • Mold was previously removed from an existing area in the home

When We Recommend Surface Testing

  • Visible or suspected mold is present

  • Mold was previously removed from an existing area in the home


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For Identifying Problems in the Breathing Air

Price with a home inspection. Additional fees apply if conducted outside of a home inspection.

Air Quality Testing

Some molds release spores indoor, making many problems invisible. Indoor air quality testing includes one (1) indoor air sample in the affected area and one (1) control/baseline sample on the exterior of the structure. If the affected area is larger or if multiple levels in the structure are of concern, additional samples may be needed.

*Additional samples are $30 each

What Air Quality Tests Reveal

  • If an abnormal number of harmful spores are present in the indoor air

  • If indoor mold counts are normal and do not pose a risk to the indoor air quality

  • If there are possible hidden areas of mold growth, water intrusion, or humidity problems

When We Recommend Air Quality Testing

  • There is a concerning musty odor in the home

  • Mold or suspected mold growth is visible in the home

  • There was a past water intrusion problem

  • An occupant of the home is predisposed to respiratory distress

  • You want to verify the effectiveness of mold remediation


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For Complete Peace of Mind

Price with a home inspection. Additional fees apply if conducted outside of a home inspection.

Air & Surface

While some molds release spores into the air, others do not. Combining both air and surface testing will ensure the affected area is properly analyzed. This package includes one (1) indoor air sample, one (1) control/baseline sample on the home’s exterior, and one (1) surface test of the affected area. Each additional surface/air sample is $30. If mold testing is not completed during a home inspection, there is a trip fee of $50.

*Additional samples are $30 each


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Choose RIA for Effective Mold Testing

If you are not sure what type of mold testing your home needs, the mold inspectors at Residential Inspector of America are here to help! Schedule online now or call our office at (770) 476-4963 to get an instant quote. We serve the entire Atlanta area and all surrounding regions of Georgia including Sandy Springs, Roswell, Alpharetta, Marietta, and their nearby communities. Our general home inspection services include solutions like stucco inspections, sewer line inspections, pre-listing inspections, and much more.

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