The recent cold temperatures caused a host of pipe breaks. For many, these unfortunate burst pipes happened when they were on vacation during the winter recess. Unsuspecting consumers returned home to mold and water damage from frozen pipes that defrosted and ruptured while they were away. When hiring contractors and contacting your insurance company, make sure you know about the new law in New York that protects homeowners from mold remediation con games. The regulations can save you thousands of
Homeowner Alert: New York State Law Now Requires Separate Companies to Perform Mold Inspection and Mold Remediation on a Single Job, Saving Consumers Thousands – Mold Inspectors and Contractors Must Also Now Attend Certification Classes and Be Licensed –
Scam artists are always looking for the next angle, and some disreputable mold testing companies have found it: set up as both a mold testing and a mold remediation company, and then name your price. See how this swerve works and steps you can take to avoid it in this week’s blog.