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Gallatin Mold Inspectors

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  • 46 years in business
  • 453 hires on Thumbtack
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Darrius H.
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Carpet cleaning was needed for move out exit inspection. Technicians Eric and Trevor were punctual and courteous. Cleaning definitely revitalized the carpet. Job well done!

Natural Mold Solution
4.8
from 36 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 61 hires on Thumbtack
Terri H.
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Rob arrived promptly at the agreed upon time,took the time to answer my questions and share his knowledge as he addressed my concerns in a professional manner. He avoided the typical "scare tactics" to oversell products and services but let me know what was available and carefully explained my options. I highly recommend this group for mold testing or removal services.

  • 36 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Alejandra D.
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Nick did a foundation inspection to a house I was trying to buy, he did a very easy to understand report of the issues found and a very clear estimate on the repairs needed. They were very prompt and professional!

Advanced Home Solutions
4.8
from 18 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
Rick O.
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Did the work when I needed it done meeting my needs for repair required from home inspection on sale contract. Pleasure to deal with. Thanks Allen. Rick

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Ace Exterminating Co Inc
4.9
from 16 reviews
  • 30 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
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Adam M.
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Performed a good job for termite inspection. Team of responsive individuals who provide timely communication via phone/text/email. Great service at a reasonable price!

  • 10 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
Jane C.
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I was at whits end after hiring a competitor to take care of the mold problems in my crawl space. Not even six months later and out thousands of dollars my home failed to pass an inspection and my buyers backed out. Most unfortunately, I was swayed by a darn good salesman. I checked with the State Agriculture Dept., TOP CHOICE HOME IMPROVEMENT INC. was the ONLY company that was licensed. I contacted them, they were honest, did an amazing job and I could not be happier. They even found and fixed an electrical problem I had while properly sealing my crawl space and didn’t even charge me for that. You WILL NOT be disappointed with this company. The home inspector was so impressed by the work he requested the name of the company! Do your homework. Contact the Agriculture dept. BEFORE being snowed by a good sales pitch!

  • 2 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
David S.
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Mr. Rob Parsons a Veteran as myself, is extremely professional, courteous, honest and very knowledgeable in Mold issues and remediation. We will be using his company if our Insurance Company allows us to select the Mold Remediation Contractor. He knew exactly where to setup for the mold test for the best results and knew exactly where the main source of the mold was coming from just by the information we provided. The test results proved this hands down. His responsiveness was quick, arrived on time as stated and knew his business extremely well. We had 2 other companies come out and he was the best of the 3. Top notch! Thank you Mr. Parsons for your excellent work and knowledge.

AAA Remediation Inc.
5.0
from 1 review
  • 14 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Sierra G.
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My fiancé and I originally hired Flynn to come do an inspection to see what it would take to fix the mold problem in the crawlspace of the home we were looking to purchase. I immediately liked Flynn and the more I talked to him the more comfortable I felt. He made it very clear that he was there to work for us and to give us the best information possible whether we hired him to do the remediation or not. While doing the interior inspection Flynn pointed out that our ceilings could have asbestos in them. We had him take a sample and sure enough we had asbestos in the popcorn ceiling. Since we were planning to scrap the ceilings before moving in we elected to handle the asbestos first. I was very impressed with the guys who came to do the remediation. They took a lot of care when moving things around and even made sure to number the doors so there was no guessing as to which door went to which room. Joey was very upfront about the possible damage from the removal process (you’re scraping the ceiling so there is always a potential for gouges and holes). He didn’t want there to be any surprises when they were done. Joey was more than happy to walk us through the whole process and to let us come see what they were doing before the scraping started. In the end I was pleasantly surprised with how good the ceilings looked and very happy with the overall experience. As for the mold issue, Flynn explained that he could get rid of the mold but if we didn’t fix the cause it would come right back. To this end he walked by fiancé around the home and showed him the drainage issues and told him how to fix them at no cost. Once we get our end straightened out I will most certainly be calling AAA Remediation again. The level of communication and professionalism really impressed me and I won’t hesitate to refer anyone to them.

  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Carla C.
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They did a good job of mold removal without charging me a fortune. They were timely in getting a quote to me and in doing the job. Very satisfied.

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With 18 years of commercial and residential business experience, I offer expert removal of dirt, stains, pet stains and odor. Estimates are at no cost. My cleaning and inspection services are guaranteed for a complete customer satisfaction. I happily offer references. Member (BNI) Business Network International

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Inspections of homes, condos, apartment and commercial properties as well as business operations surveys. We are located in Brentwood, Nashville. We will travel as needed. We are in the real estate business and business operations for 40 years. We are very responsible, very reliable, and client and customer friendly, and we respect confidentiality.

  • 19 years in business
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Water, Mold & Fire serves Nashville, Murfreesboro, and Franklin in the areas of water damage restoration, fire damage restoration, mold removal, and flood cleanup. Water, Mold & Fire is Nashville's one-stop shop for all cleanup and restoration efforts related to flooding and leaking, water damage, mold growth, and fire damage. Water, Mold & Fire professionals know how to restore both property damage, as well as air purity to ensure the health of home and business owners. Water, Mold & Fire offers 24/7 assistance for urgent situations. Our specialists can usually arrive on-site in an hour or less.

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We inspect homes and rural properties with water wells, pumps, water treatment equipment, irrigation, and sprinklers.

  • 15 years in business
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I am a certified home inspector.We have over 30 years of construction and inspecting experience, We have flexible hours, and we are available weekends and evenings. We are dependable and trustworthy.

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PSC Inspections is a dedicated field inspection company. We specialize in all HUD and property preservation-related inspection tasks. Each inspector is equipped with all the technology for the most efficient transmission of pictures and documentation. All our agents are skilled in HUD regulations and protocol.

  • 17 years in business
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I have been servicing Metro Nashville for 12 years. I provide comprehensive, professional, and detailed home inspections, with the best inspection reports available. My business is licensed, fully insured, and bonded, with an A+ BBB rating. TN license #126.

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Providing narrative detailed home inspections for middle Tennessee since 1995. We provide inspection report includes pictures and explanations in layman's terms of uncovered faults found in the home you are buying. We have over 20 years of residential contractor experience and consulting in building homes from the ground up along with remodels and additions. We know the ins and outs of all homes! We are certified NACHI with over 120-hours credit course work (Tennessee requires 90 hours.) We do same day report turn around with on-site inspector to meet and explain the report findings. We offer warranty on your new home, and guaranteed satisfaction from the principal inspector. We are licensed and insured in TN.

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MI&T serves all of Nashville and surrounding areas. Give us a call for more information about the nation's most trusted mold inspection company.

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Absolute Environmental Contractors LLC (AEC) is a licensed environmental contractor located in Nashville, Tennessee. AEC is a veteran-owned business specializing in asbestos abatement, mold remediation, lead-based paint abatement, and meth lab property decontamination. AEC services all of Tennessee and the Southeastern United States.

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Liberty Pro Home Inspections serves Nashville, Brentwood, Franklin TN and surrounding areas. Jed Benoit is the owner and inspector for Liberty Pro. Jed is fully licensed and insured in the state of Tennessee and is an ASHI associate member adhering to the rigorous standards that meet or surpass state standards. You can book your home inspections with confidence knowing that a trained professional with experience will inspect your property without bias. All reports are in digital format with photos in an easy to understand layout and delivered the same day. Findings are kept in perspective and presented in a factual and non-alarming manner with you, the client, not only holding data, but understanding the implications. Our prices our competitive and we additionally offer home warranties and other services. This business values people! You can expect to be put first in every business dealing with Liberty Pro. The goal is first to meet, then exceed expectations. Contact us and book your inspection today!

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If you are buying or selling a home, we offer top-to-bottom home inspections on electrical systems, structure, roof, plumbing, built-in appliances, and decks. A home is your most costly investment. Do yourself a favor, and get an inspection. It may well be the best investment you can make. CDV home inspectors, "Inspected once, Inspected right".

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What is a mold remediation?

Mold remediation is the process of identifying and removing unhealthy levels of mold that have colonized in a home, office, school or other building. Over time, if untreated, mold can destroy a home by breaking down cellulose-based materials (like wood or ceiling tiles) and causing a slow and messy decay. In the shorter term, a mold infestation can cause severe health problems. According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), mold can trigger respiratory problems, nasal and sinus congestion, eye irritation, nose or throat irritation, skin irritations, problems with your nervous system, and aches and pains. Mold inspection and mold remediation are often requested in tandem, although they are two separate services. Nationally, mold inspection costs range from $250 to $300. If mold has been positively identified in your house, either by visual examination or through mold testing, remediation can safely remove it. Properly trained and equipped professionals use specialized equipment (like vacuums and air scrubbers with HEPA filters) to keep mold spores contained while they remove contaminated materials and treat infested areas with antimicrobial spray. A key component to a successful mold remediation after eliminating the mold is ensuring that the water source that caused the mold infestation is also resolved.

How does mold remediation work?

Mold remediation can eliminate mold colonies from your home or business. Mold is a normal part of daily life, but in wet or humid settings mold can quickly colonize and spread by making spores. Whether visible or hidden, untreated mold can cause real health problems and cause extensive (and expensive) damage to your property. Mold remediation involves killing the mold, removing the dead mold and preventing future mold growth. Here is an example of the steps involved in professional mold remediation:

  • Contain work area and apply negative air pressure HEPA air purifiers to prevent cross-contamination. If spores spread, the colonies can easily regrow elsewhere in your home.
  • Mist an EPA-registered antimicrobial to suspend and kill mold spores.
  • Remove affected building surfaces.
  • Bag and dispose of contaminated materials properly.
  • Treat cavities/underlayment and dehumidify.
  • Abrasively remove dead loose mold.
  • Apply EPA-registered protective sealer.
  • Perform clearance testing.

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How is a mold test done?

Mold testing can help identify a mold infestation in your home or business. Mold inspection costs can vary based on the type of test you want done and the number of samples you request. The national average mold inspection cost is $250-$300. The EPA explains that if you have a visible mold problem, in most cases sampling and testing is unnecessary. However, if you have unexplained and potential mold-related illness or can smell mold in your house, mold inspection costs may be a good investment. To avoid unscrupulous testers, the EPA recommends working with a testing agency that adheres to the analytical methods laid out by professional organizations such as the American Industrial Hygiene Association or the American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists. Mold inspection costs can vary based on the type of testing done. Prices can also vary, depending on the size of the home, the number of surface areas to be tested, and the extent of the mold infestation. Here are some examples of mold inspection average costs:

  • Swab testing: $200-$300
    • A professional collects a surface swab from a potentially infested area for testing in a lab. Some professionals have concerns about this being the sole test done because it only gathers a small amount of data from a certain area of the house. That’s why it’s frequently done in conjunction with air cell testing.
  • Air cell testing: $250-$350
    • A professional collects an air sample in the home to measure the amount of mold spores in the air. This test is frequently done in conjunction with swab testing to ensure more complete data. Costs are higher for this test because the equipment required of the contractor is more expensive.
  • Both air cell and swab tests provided by the same company: $400-$600.

How do you get rid of mold?

Mold is a naturally occurring and important part of our ecosystem. That said, excessive mold can actually be hazardous to your health. Mold remediation is usually the best strategy to get rid of unhealthy levels of mold in your home or office. If you’re not comfortable working with mold or the area is larger than 10 square feet (3 feet by 3 feet), it is highly recommended to hire a mold remediation professional to resolve the problem. However, if you’re DIY-savvy, don’t have any health risks, and are not freaked out by mold, the EPA gives homeowners the greenlight to clean mold areas that are less than 10 square feet. Here are some EPA-recommended DIY cleaning tips:

  • Fix plumbing leaks and other water problems as soon as possible. Dry all items completely.
  • Scrub mold off hard surfaces with detergent and water, and dry completely.
  • Throw away absorbent or porous materials (like ceiling tiles and carpet) if they become moldy.
  • Avoid exposing yourself or others to mold.
  • Do not paint or caulk moldy surfaces. Clean up the mold and dry the surfaces before painting. Paint applied over moldy surfaces is likely to peel.
  • If you are unsure about how to clean an item (art, fine furniture, etc.) consult a reputable specialist affiliated with a professional organization in their field.

Is mold damage covered by insurance?

Mold damage may or may not be covered by your homeowner's insurance. Mold damage is caused by standing water and excess moisture. Mold damage can be covered by insurance when an item already covered under your homeowners insurance breaks accidentally — for example, if your plumbing suddenly ruptures and water floods your house, the homeowners insurance will cover part or all of the costs for the plumbing repair and any mold remediation costs necessary as a direct result of the water damage.

But you may not be able to get insurance to pay for your mold remediation costs if the damage is a result of your neglect — for example, if you’ve had a slow leak under your bathroom sink for years and have ignored the issue. If the insurer can determine that the mold damage is a result of your negligence, they likely won’t cover mold remediation costs. Also, most homeowners insurance will usually not cover mold remediation costs after a flood unless you have a special insurance rider covering your home in case of a flood. To help prevent mold damage, always keep humidity levels in your house between 30 percent and 60 percent, clean up water spills and damp areas right away, and ensure you have exhaust fans in your kitchen and bathroom.

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