In Apartments and Home Rentals
You're renting noticed some mold it has gotten worse you would like to identify specifically what it is Bathroom has leaked inside the wall mold visible outside ceiling has blackish spots-Tia?
Answer . you need to contact your land lord and have him get it inspected if your sure you arn't getting the part of the bathroom wet by accident, it is up to the landlord …top make his rental property mold free just make sure you arn't spraying water by accident.. You can purchase a mold test kit, follow the instructions and send it into a lab for species identification. That will tell you it is mold and what the type is, though chances are, you are seeing the tip of the iceburg if there is water leaking inside the walls. The problem still needs to be addressed and for that you will need a remediation company to remove the moldy materials, kill any remaining mold on non removeable structure, dry out the structure and stop the originating cause. Your landlord should call a remediation company and have them inspect it for you. (MORE)