Asbestos FAQ

Q. WHAT ARE SOME COMMON MATERIALS THAT COULD CONTAIN ASBESTOS?

Q. Is there a time period of when my home was built that I should be concerned if looking to do any remodeling or demolition?

 

Q. What are some things that may require removal?

Q. Can a building or home inspector make the determination of asbestos in the home?

 

Q. I'm looking to buy a new home, how will I know if I'm at risk for a home built with asbestos containing material?

Q. What are the health effects of asbestos exposure?

 
Proper inspection and handling of such materials is key to preventing the harmful side effects of asbestos exposure. It is extremely important that the contractor be licensed by the Department of Public Health.