Asbestos is one of the most difficult and deadly barriers to overcome for owners of older Oshawa residences. The project’s magnitude necessitates the services of expert trained removal professionals to test, locate, and safely remove hazardous materials.
Icon Restoration has considerable experience with asbestos investigation and disposal in both residential and industrial settings. Inspectors and teams from Icon Restoration are professionals at removing and disposing of asbestos in accordance with local, state, and federal requirements.
Icon Restoration and other professional asbestos removal companies maintain their preparation and supplies up to date in order to provide the quickest and most comprehensive asbestos removal on both residential and commercial premises.
Asbestos is a serious and largely unnoticed problem in buildings constructed before 1990. Asbestos disintegration and breakdown can result in serious and potentially fatal health problems that must be addressed as soon as possible.
The broad experience of Icon Restoration with asbestos removal projects of all sizes and shapes assures a seamless and precise job. To maintain optimal air quality protection, Icon Restoration suggests yearly asbestos screening for owners and managers of older properties in Oshawa.
Is There Asbestos in Your Home?
Asbestos is made up of millions of small strands that are fire and heat-resistant. It was originally widely regarded as the most effective method for fireproofing residential structures, and it was widely employed in construction materials.
Before the 1990s, your home’s flooring and walls were almost definitely built with asbestos or asbestos-containing materials. Asbestos is found in commonplace items such as wall paint and carpeting. Asbestos can be found in the walls, floors, and door frames of older homes’ garages and basements. Tube wraps and blankets for hot water tanks, for example, can be inconvenient.
If you suspect your home may contain asbestos, you should have it tested by an expert. Because of its widespread use, asbestos has taken on a number of physical shapes, making it difficult to distinguish between them. A competent and accredited contractor should gather samples of probable asbestos hotspots for a complete inspection and analysis.
Asbestos-containing areas must be segregated from the rest of the structure since the removal procedure will spread minute asbestos fibers into the air. Only qualified specialists have access to the equipment and processes needed to accomplish the task safely and correctly. For a safe and complete evacuation, the air must be adequately sealed and vented.
It is necessary to deconstruct the area in such a way that no materials are broken down into smaller pieces, as this can cause fibers to scatter into the air. All items and chemicals must be encased in closed containers or tubing to guarantee the safe handling of radioactive waste.
A fully trained asbestos removal crew should be able to use the most current processes, safety equipment, and have a complete awareness of all local asbestos legislation. Wet mops and HEPA-grade vacuums are used to fully clean the areas after they have been cleared, capturing any leftover dust and airborne particles.
Why choose us?
We work closely with each of our customers in the process to ensure that you understand the asbestos, where it is stored, and how we can remove it. You should expect long-term results and ongoing help from Icon Restoration.
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.