How to Identify Asbestos: What You Need to Know

How to Identify Asbestos: What You Need to Know

How to Identify Asbestos: What You Need to Know Asbestos is a group of natural silicate minerals made up of thin, microscopic fibers that offer heat and chemical resistance, fireproofing, and strength. Before the government acknowledged the risks of asbestos, it was...
Learning About Asbestos: What Is It and How to Handle It

Learning About Asbestos: What Is It and How to Handle It

Learning About Asbestos: What Is It and How to Handle It Asbestos is a naturally occurring silicate mineral used in various industrial and commercial applications for many years due to its durability, heat, and chemical resistance. We can find asbestos in residential...
How Expensive Is Asbestos Abatement?

How Expensive Is Asbestos Abatement?

How Expensive Is Asbestos Abatement? Just because you have Asbestos in your home or commercial building doesn’t mean you have an unlimited budget to get rid of it. You know it’s important to remove these hazardous materials, but money is tight right now. ...
Abatement FAQs: What Does Asbestos Pipe Insulation Look Like?

Abatement FAQs: What Does Asbestos Pipe Insulation Look Like?

Abatement FAQs: What Does Asbestos Pipe Insulation Look Like? Asbestos abatement is incredibly important. It must be done as soon as you recognize that there is a problem in your residential home or commercial building. Therein lies the problem, though. How do you...
Understanding What Happens Before Asbestos Removal

Understanding What Happens Before Asbestos Removal

Understanding What Happens Before Asbestos Removal Despite the fact that the production of Asbestos has been illegal in the United States for over 40 years, it continues to linger to this day in older Michigan buildings. It is especially prevalent in homes and...
How to Identify Asbestos Pipe Insulation

How to Identify Asbestos Pipe Insulation

How to Identify Asbestos Pipe Insulation  There’s nothing quite as alarming as realizing the air you breathe in every day could be slowly poisoning you. If you regularly spend time in a building with Asbestos pipe insulation, this is a very real possibility....
What Happens if You Break Tiles During Asbestos Tile Removal?

What Happens if You Break Tiles During Asbestos Tile Removal?

What Happens if You Break Tiles During Asbestos Tile Removal? Asbestos was banned in the 1980’s due to considerable health risks associated with it. This ban from production didn’t necessarily mean that all products, including floor tiles, had been ripped out of...
What are the Health Risks if I Have Asbestos in My Home?

What are the Health Risks if I Have Asbestos in My Home?

What are the Health Risks if I Have Asbestos in My Home? If you’re like most people, you’ve heard that Asbestos is dangerous and toxic. You may have even heard that it is deadly. This is all true! The scary fact is that if you have Asbestos in your...