With the addition of handyman apps and do-it-yourself television shows, it is no surprise that we see a lot of less than stellar construction work. While messing up a paint job or baseboards may not seem like a big deal, attempting to remove asbestos can be deadly. As professional asbestos abatement contractors, we see a lot of ads for asbestos testing and removal. This can be terrifying for us, as the people behind these ads often do not have the proper licensing and qualifications to test for asbestos or remove and dispose of the hazardous fiber.
Asbestos exposure is a real danger, as it can cause cancer, which can lead to death. If you are looking for a company to complete an asbestos test or asbestos removal, it is important to know their credentials. Anyone can claim to be a professional. You always want a certified professional when it comes to asbestos, as your life hangs in the balance. Asbestos testing consists of samples that are sent to a lab. The result can be skewed by not using a quality asbestos testing lab, leaving you with asbestos in your home.
If a company is not certified in asbestos abatement, they risk exposing themselves, your family, and others they come into contact with. Asbestos Abatement Services uses special equipment and tools to remove and secure asbestos for safe disposal. In most states, it is illegal to remove and dispose of asbestos without the proper licenses. This shows you how dangerous asbestos really is to the population. Always check the credentials of asbestos professionals. A real asbestos removal company will gladly show you their qualifications and answer all of your questions regarding asbestos testing and removal services.