Mold inspections are necessary when a water leak occurs. If a person is experiencing allergic like symptoms inside their home. Also, when staining or mold like substance are identified. Having a mold inspection will allow the homeowner to know exactly what type of mold is inside their home and the best protocol to remedy the mold issue. Remember, mold is a symptom of moisture intrusion. Moisture intrusion is what creates and environment for mold to grow. It is best to test if there is evidence of a leak, past leak, or current and or active leak that was fixed.