Mold Removal Cost

Cost Of Mold Remediation For A Home or Office Building

How to determine costs for a mold removal project and how to budget for mold. Being prepared for a mold situation is important and obtaining the proper insurance should be considered.

Mold Damage BuildingWhen associating a budget for mold remediation it’s important to consider and factor in the different levels of mold which are present and how severe mold is present in the home. Prices will vary by location but in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware you can call CRD Restore for an estimate. How to determine where the mold is present is important and should be completed by a separate company so there is no conflict of interest. Indoor Environmental Professionals or Industrial Hygienists are important to hire for mold testing to obtain an accurate scope of work and properly eliminate the problem. Mold testing can vary in cost and typically depends on how many areas of the home are tested and how large the areas which need to be tested are in the building. Prices for mold testing can go from $350 for a 3 sample test to $1,600 for a 3 sample test. Depending on what experience the inspection company holds and how much detail is required for a mold inspection.

Why are these samples important? Sampling is important to determine if there is mold present but also if taken correctly, the report should let the mold remediation company know what exactly needs to be completed. When doing a mold inspection, consider how detailed a report that you would like because a trustworthy remediation company would not test for mold. It would be a conflict of interest. With a valid inspection report, the remediation company would provide a very specific price for your remediation project instead of adding extra items in for the “just in case” scenario.

Here is a typical breakdown of price which varies depending on area and other factors but it’s here just as a reference to help you budget for a mold removal project.

Level 1

Cost= $1,200 – $2,900

Project Scope= One room, air scrubber, set up containment, certified staff, insured company, hepa vacuum

Level 2

Cost= $3,000 – $6,000

Project Scope= Two rooms or One Large room, 2 air scrubbers, set up containment, certified staff, insured company, hepa vacuum

Level 3

Cost= $6,000 – $8,000

Project Scope= Three rooms or equivalent, 3 air scrubbers, 1 dehumidifier, set up containment, certified staff, insured company, 2 hepa vacuum

Level 4

Cost= $10,000 -$14,000

Project Scope= Four rooms or equivalent, 4 air scrubbers, 2 dehumidifiers, set up containment, certified staff, insured company, 2 hepa vacuums

Level 5

Cost= $15,000 – $19,000

Project Scope= Five rooms or equivalent, 5 air scrubbers, 4 dehumidifiers, set up containment, certified staff, insured company, 3 hepa vacuums

Level 6

Cost= $20,000 and up

Project Scope= Six rooms or more, 6 air scrubbers or more, 5 dehumidifiers or more, set up containment, certified staff, insured company, 4 hepa vacuums or more.

Mold Remediation costs between $1,200 to $20,000+ depending on the size of the project, scope of work, air scrubbers and dehumidifiers needed and if the contractor is insured, bonded and certified.

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