Our board certified mold inspectors perform every mold investigation and assessment of residential and commercial buildings. During our visual mold investigation, we use a wealth of technology to identify sick building syndrome contamination, sources of mold and airborne mold contamination.
CMI is the industry leader in mold testing and black mold testing in commercial, residential, schools, hospitals and hotels. We send all samples to a third party accredited lab to provide you with the most accurate and fast results possible.
Determining the presence and amounts of heavy metals, (such as Cadmium, Lead, Mercury, Arsenic, Aluminum), requires sophisticated equipment and training which CMI has the ability to provide.
Poor indoor air quality can be caused by many different pathogens. Our Certified Professionals have the training and background to investigate the source of the issue and understand proper testing methodologies to identify the pathogen.
CMI’s Environmental Testing includes Dust Testing, VOC (Volitale Organic Compound) Testing, Indoor Alergen Testing, Bacteria Testing, and Chemical Testing to help provide a safe environment.
CMI’s infra-red inspection allows for a non-intrusive thermal assessment to determine potential hidden moisture and water problems in areas such as finished basements, wall and ceiling cavities, ceilings, high water table areas, flood prone basements and rooms, pipe leaks, roof leaks and more.
Joe Reiss is accredited through the American Council for Accredited Certifications as a Certified Microbial Investigator and Certified Indoor Environmental Consultant, North America’s oldest and most prestigious certifying body dedicated to indoor air quality. Joe is also licensed by New York as a Mold Assessor. He has over 30 years in the construction industry and prior to working at Certified Mold Inspections was very hands on in building homes. His expertise and knowledge of the built environment is an intrical part of his assessment process. Joe has performed hundreds of mold specific investigations and specializes working with individuals with hypersensitive health issues, including but not limited to Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS), Lyme disease and other co-infections, autoimmune disease, and multiple chemical sensitivity.
Steve Levy is the founder and president of Certified Mold Inspections, Inc. (CMI). Steve holds numerous certifications within the indoor air quality industry including:American Council for Accredited Certification (ACAC), Council-certified Indoor Environmental Consultant (CIEC), Certified Microbial Consultant (CMC), Certified Mold Remediator (CMR), Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC), Water Restoration Specialist, Odor Control Specialist, Certified building science level 1 Thermography (thermal imaging) from Infraspection Institute and LEED accredited professional by the U.S. Green Building council.Steve holds a Bachelors of Science degree from Northern Illinois University and has performed well over 4,500 mold specific investigations/inspections and testing projects. In addition he co-wrote and co-produced a video titled “Where’s the Mold?” (A definitive guide to finding mold in and around your home) and Co-authored a pamphlet on mold, Titled “Mold information for homeowners”.