… around the shower head, and dark speckles of what looks like mold. Its seems like there's a leak. I called my landlord and told him about the problem. He did not believe that there was mold, and I'm worried that he might refuse to fix the problem (He DID paint over the stain, after all. He is aware of its existence.) Where to begin, what to do! Sent by Mary Editor: Leave your suggestions for Mary in the comments — thanks! • Got a question? Send us yours with pic attachments here (those with pics get answered first).