The Inspection Contractors (IC) listed have been accredited/licensed by the Maryland Department of the Environment to provide lead paint inspection services. The Inspection Contractors qualify to perform different types of inspections based on the accreditation category(ies) of the inspector(s) that work for the contractor. There are three kinds of lead paint inspectors. They qualify in the following ways:
For your convenience MDE publishes this list of accredited lead contractors that meet Maryland’s standards to perform abatement activities involving lead-based paint. The list is an information resource only. MDE does not endorse any of the contractors included on this list nor does MDE provide any warranty about their performance. Consumers are advised to request bids and conduct reference checks before hiring. Contact the individual contractors for information regarding services and fees. Verify with the contractor you are going to hire that the inspector is accredited by MDE. This accreditation and training does not satisfy the EPA Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) Rule.
If you have questions regarding official inspection or abatement work procedures call MDE at 410-537-3825.
The list can be accessed here:
LEAD PAINT INSPECTION CONTRACTORS
1800 Washington Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21230