Asbestos and Your Basement

By | 2017-09-22T21:45:37+00:00 September 28th, 2015|Asbestos Information|

Asbestos may be lurking in all different places, but one place people forget is the basement. Basements are a prime spot for asbestos. Many tiles and other flooring has asbestos as a binder. This is usually no problem, but if it breaks you and your family could be in trouble. Below are some facts you [...]

What is Asbestos?

By | 2017-09-22T21:46:24+00:00 September 20th, 2015|Asbestos Information|

We all know that asbestos is a health concern, but what is it and where is it found? Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral that manufacturers began using because of its strength, durability, and its resistance to such things as heat, fire, chemical and electrical damage. Above all else, it was affordable. Before the 1980s [...]

Lead Paint Removal and Your Safety

By | 2017-09-22T21:46:39+00:00 September 11th, 2015|Household Tips|

Lead was used in most paints before the 1980’s. Most homes and businesses built in this time were likely to have lead in the paint. As time has gone on, natural wear and tear has broken the paint down. It has started to chip and break off. Lead is a toxic material that is known [...]