Owners of older Newmarket buildings face one of the most challenging and risky challenges: asbestos. Due to the scope of the project, highly trained removal technicians are required to test, locate, and safely remove dangerous materials.
In both residential and commercial environments, Icon Restoration has extensive experience with asbestos monitoring and disposal. Icon Restoration’s inspectors and crews are well-versed in Ontario’s Asbestos Removal & Disposal Regulations.
To have the quickest and most comprehensive asbestos removal on both residential and commercial properties, Icon Restoration and other skilled asbestos removal contractors keep their preparation and supplies up to date.
Asbestos is a dangerous and unseen problem that affects homes and businesses built before 1990. Disintegration and breakdown of asbestos can cause severe and potentially dangerous health issues that must be addressed as soon as possible.
Icon Restoration’s vast experience of asbestos abatement schemes of all sizes and forms assures a smooth and thorough job. Owners and management of older assets in Newmarket should consider routine asbestos testing from Icon Restoration to ensure complete air quality protection.
Could Your Home Have Asbestos?
Asbestos is composed of millions of microscopic fibers that are resistant to fire and heat. It was once widely used in construction materials and widely regarded as the best tool for fireproofing residential buildings.
It’s likely that asbestos or asbestos-containing components were used in the floor and wall building of your home until the 1990s. Asbestos can be used in everyday things like wall paint and carpeting. In older homeowners’ garages and basements, asbestos can be present in the walls, floors, and door frames. For example, tube wraps and blankets for hot water tanks may be inconvenient.
Proper Asbestos Removal
You can have your home tested by a specialist if you think it has asbestos. Asbestos took on a variety of physical shapes through its use, making it impossible to differentiate between them. Samples of possible asbestos hotspots should be taken by a licensed and accredited contractor for a thorough inspection and review.
Since the removal process will spread microscopic asbestos fibers into the air, asbestos-containing areas must be isolated from the remainder of the house. Only certified experts are equipped with the equipment and techniques used to complete the job safely and correctly. The air must be well sealed and vented for a clean and comprehensive evacuation.
The area’s dismantling must be done so that no components are broken down into smaller parts, since this could quickly scatter fibers into the air. To ensure the safe removal of radioactive waste, all material and substance must be enclosed in closed containers or tubing.
A skilled and trained asbestos disposal crew would be able to use the most up-to-date procedures, safety equipment, and a thorough understanding of all local asbestos laws. Once the areas have been cleared, wet mops and HEPA-grade vacuums are used to clean them thoroughly, trapping any remaining dust and airborne particles.
Why choose us?
We work closely with each of our customers in the process to ensure that you have a complete understanding of the asbestos, where it is contained, and how we can extract it. With Icon Restoration, you can expect long-term results as well as continuing support. Get in touch with us right away! You’ll be glad you put in the effort.
Call (416) 901-4266 today to arrange for an on-site asbestos inspection so that we can assess the seriousness and scope of your problem and provide you with a quote.