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    So an infrared image is good at finding areas where there is likely to be mold. It’s a first step and requires further evaluation, like verification with a moisture meter, exploration with a borescope, or opening up the wall to get a really good look. To read more about the ways an inspector finds moisture problems, see our blog post “How can I find hidden water (moisture) and mold inside walls?”


While we hope you find this series of articles about home inspection helpful, they should not be considered an alternative to an actual home inspection by a local inspector. Also, construction standards vary in different parts of the country and it is possible that important issues related to your area may not be covered here.
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