Lunch & Learn – Mold & Grow Houses

Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Time: 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Instructor: Ken Peter, Pillar to Post
Sponsor: Ken Peter, Pillar to Post
Location: LAR, 420 Kimbark St., Longmont
CE Credit: 2 Hours
Cost: FREE, Includes lunch

Mold

This course discusses the characteristics of mold, how it grows and its sources, as well as information on controlling, cleaning, and remediating it.

We discuss the different categories of mold and their potential effects on different people. Also, the issue of mold is put in perspective and the pros and cons and different methods of mold testing.   What type of mold test is best for you or your client? We can help you.

What do you do when there is a high reading? What next?

We also will discuss this in relation to grow houses which can affect homes and cost many thousands of dollars to correct.

Grow Houses

With the increasing problem of growing operations in Boulder County and all surrounding areas, a must-attend course! Don’t be fooled – legalization has not fixed illegal operations – they are on the rise actually!

This course will teach you:

  • about how a grow operation functions
  • how to recognize the clues that a home may have been a grow operation
  • how to advise your client if he or she would like to buy a home that once contained a grow operation
  • about the impact of a grow operation on the home
    • The issues can be huge
    • Electrical
    • Mold
  • how to advise your client if he or she would like to buy a home that once contained a grow operation