Asbestos Roof Removal

2021-08-26T23:04:48+00:00June 24th, 2021|Asbestos Information, Household Tips|

Roofing seems like the last place you would look for asbestos, but it was one of the more common materials that contained asbestos fibers. Roofing is meant to be strong and heat resistant, which made asbestos the perfect candidate. Asbestos roofing looks just like regular shingles, so it is hard to know if you have [...]

HVAC Systems Can Lead To Mold Growth

2021-07-23T20:35:11+00:00May 19th, 2021|Household Tips, Mold Information|

Mold growth is a common occurrence in households across the United States. From poor ventilation to water damages, the reasons for mold growth are endless. At Colorado Hazardous Environmental, we want to educate you on mold growth and what could cause it to happen in your home. Below we will discuss a single system that [...]

Winter Weather Can Cause Mold Growth

2021-02-12T20:19:46+00:00February 12th, 2021|Hazardous Materials Info, Household Tips|

Mold growth is caused when water damages sit too long. Water damages are the number one cause of mold growth, but mold can happen for other reasons, such as poor ventilation and humidity instability. If you have mold stains, you already have mold growth inside your home. You should call a professional such as Colorado [...]

Is Asbestos In Roofing Hazardous?

2021-01-13T21:06:48+00:00January 13th, 2021|Asbestos Information, Household Tips|

Roofing, along with insulation, is one of the more common places we find asbestos, but is asbestos exposure a concern when it is on the exterior of your home? The easy answer is yes. Asbestos exposure can happen inside your home, as well as outside. Asbestos becomes friable and dangerous when it is broken or [...]

Winter Water Damages Could Lead to Mold

2021-01-13T18:58:25+00:00December 5th, 2020|Hazardous Materials Info, Household Tips|

Winter weather is always harsh, but water damages are expected during the winter months. From frozen pipes to ice dams, water disasters can cause significant damages to your property. The first line of defense against water damages is to be prepared. Below, Colorado Hazardous Environmental will discuss Winter water damages and how to prevent them [...]

Is Your Property The Victim Of A Crime Scene? Call A Hazardous Materials Professional!

2020-11-17T00:36:12+00:00October 22nd, 2020|Hazardous Materials Info, Household Tips, Service Info|

Crime scenes occur more regularly than we would all like to admit, but when they do occur at our homes or businesses, it becomes even more real. What do you do now that your property was the victim of a crime scene? Do you clean it up? Do you just move on as nothing happened? [...]

Insulation, Asbestos, and Rodents

2020-06-24T18:23:27+00:00May 21st, 2020|Hazardous Materials Info, Household Tips|

Your basement or attic could have hazardous materials without you knowing. Asbestos is commonly found in these areas, and rodents love to make nests in basements and attics. Below, we will discuss the hazards of asbestos in insulation, as well as rodents in the home. Insulation and Asbestos Homes that were built before the late [...]

Help, I have Water Stains In My Home! – Do I Have Mold?

2020-05-01T21:25:08+00:00April 17th, 2020|Hazardous Materials Info, Household Tips|

Water stains are usually a precursor to mold. If you have water stains, you have a leak or have experienced water damages to your property. Mold grows the best in the dark, warm, wet areas. Most leaks that occur happen in areas that you do not frequent. Attics and basements are two of the main [...]

Remodeling Your Home? Check for Lead Paint!

2020-04-07T22:47:26+00:00March 27th, 2020|Hazardous Materials Info, Household Tips|

Shocking as it may sound, lead paint is still being found in houses and businesses throughout the United States. Lead paint is very hazardous to young children, the elderly, and pregnant women. If you live in an older house, even if it has been remodeled, it should be tested for lead paint. While you may [...]

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