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Jeffrey C. May, M.A., founder and principal of May Indoor Air Investigations LLC in Cambridge, MA, has been an ASHI Member since 1990. He served on the COR and is a frequent presenter at ASHI seminars. May is the author of three books: My Office is Killing Me! The Sick Building Survival Guide; My House is Killing Me! The Home Guide for Families with Allergies and Asthma; and The Mold Survival Guide: For Your Home and For Your Health, all published by The Johns Hopkins University Press. You can learn more at

Articles authored

Should Home Inspectors Conduct Environmental Testing?, September 2021

Duck Duct Problems, December 2019

Indoor Air Quality IQ: Problematic Air Flows, July 2019

INDOOR AIR QUALITY: Who or What Are the Real Culprits in “Sick Homes”? My 600/300Study, March 2018

Discovering Pests and Housing Pets, May 2017

Does New Mean Clean?, September 2014

Ventilation Won't Prevent Attic Mold Growth, September 2014

To Test or not to Test: That is the Question, November 2012

Attached Garage – Blessing or Curse?, April 2012

Mouse Matters, January 2012

Fall is Here: A Season for Indoor Air Quality Problems, November 2011

The Princess and The Pea, July 2011

Death by "Green", April 2011

The Emperor's New Clothes, January 2011

New Years Resolution for Building Inspectors – Protect Your Health, April 2010

The Mold Albatross, October 2004