Asbestos Safety after Fire Damage

Asbestos Safety after Fire Damage

House fires can be devastating. The aftermath of a house fire is daunting, to say the least. Most turn their attention to recover and rebuild; however, there are certain risk factors, one deadly factor being asbestos. Asbestos is a mineral fiber that occurs in rock...
How is Asbestos Identified and Removed from Your Home?

How is Asbestos Identified and Removed from Your Home?

Asbestos is commonly found in homes that were built before 1980. Asbestos is a heat-resistant fibrous silicate mineral that can found in floor tiles, ceiling tiles, roof shingles, siding, flashings, and insulation. When any of these materials become damaged, they...
Dangers of Asbestos

Dangers of Asbestos

Asbestos is a potentially toxic substance that was common in homes built before 1980. It was often found in floor tiles, siding, insulation and more. While it is still used in many products today, including some homes, the dangers of the substance have increased...