Surface Bacteria Testing in Westchester County, NY

​Bacteria are one of the main sources of indoor environmental contaminants. It may cause severe health and hygiene problems to building occupants. This test kit is a tool to assist in identifying, as well as providing concentration levels of Microbacterium, Micrococcus, and Staphylococcus.

The sample is collected by using a swab culture from a discrete location. Our Certified Home Inspectors will provide a final report that shows concentration levels of bacterial flora and are reported in Colony Forming Units (CFU) which are then compared to what is considered to be normal. The report is generally available within 10 to 15 business days.

​Links on Bacteria in the Home

CBS News Report on Bacteria in the Kitchen

WebMD Article on Bacteria in the Bathroom