Local Law 61 and Mold Requirements for NYC Landlords

Local Law 61 of 2018 went into effect on January 2019 and introduced several important requirements for mold assessment, abatement, and remediation work to the New York City Administrative Code.

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Who Pays for Mold Remediation? What Homeowners and Landlords Need to Know

Mold remediation projects in New York City generally add up to thousands of dollars on average—even tens of thousands of dollars for large projects. So who is responsible for paying for mold remediation?

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Should the presence of black mold in your vents have you worried?

Signs of Black Mold in Air Vents & Should You Be Worried?

Seeing black spots around air vents or experiencing unusual allergy symptoms while indoors? These might be signs of black mold in air vents. In this article we explain what to look for and clarify some misperceptions about black mold.

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What Homeowners & Renters Should Know About Mold

Mold, when it gets out of control, is hazardous to your home and property and should be taken seriously. Whether you own your own house or live in an apartment, it’s important to understand what causes mold and what to do about it.

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Clearing HPD mold violations in NYC

How to Clear HPD Mold Violations for Buildings in NYC [Infographic]

If you’ve received a notice of mold violation(s) from HPD for a building in NYC, follow the steps outlined in our infographic below to properly correct, certify, and clear the violation.

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What Does Mold Smell Like & How Can You Tell?

How can you tell if that weird odor in your room is from potentially toxic mold growth or just last week’s dirty laundry? In this article, we’ll break down what mold smells like and how to differentiate from other smells that are commonly mistaken for mold.

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Visuals of Stachybotrys chartarum or Black mold

What Does Black Mold in Your Home Look Like?

Concerned about black mold in your home after a leak or water damage? In this article, we provide an introduction to black mold (Stachybotrys chartarum) and some pictures of what it can look like.

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Mold Inspection, Remediation, and Removal in NYC

Don’t let your guard down after experiencing a flood or leak, because hidden amid the aftermath is the invisible threat of mold in your home. Here’s what you should know about mold inspection, remediation, and removal in New York City.

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What Kills Mold? A List of Effective Household Cleaners

Trying to clean up mold in your home? After you’ve fixed the moisture issue and dried the area completely, here’s a list of household products that can help you kill and remove mold.

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Mold on the Floor? Here’s What to Do about It

Once mold starts to grow on or underneath your flooring, it can cause staining, buckling, or even cause parts of your floor to rot. Here’s what you can do to find out if you have mold on your floor and how to remove it.

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