Mold In Basement
This document gives advice on how to find and deal with mold in building basements and in basement insulation. This article is part of our series: FIND MOLD in buildings, HOW TO which describes how to find mold and test for mold in buildings, including how and where to collect mold samples using adhesive tape - an easy, inexpensive, low-tech but very effective mold testing method. This procedure helps identify the presence of or locate the probable sources of mold reservoirs in buildings, and helps decide which of these need more invasive, exhaustive inspection and testing. Our page top photo of very mature basement mold growth on entry stairs was provided by reader Chase Falke.