Asbestos is one of the most challenging and dangerous challenges for owners of older Pickering houses to address. To test, find, and correctly remove hazardous materials, professionally trained removal professionals are required due to the scale of the process.
Icon Restoration has considerable experience with asbestos assessment and disposal in both residential and industrial environments. Inspectors and teams from Icon Restoration are professionals at safely removing and disposing of asbestos in accordance with local, state, and federal requirements.
To deliver the most efficient and comprehensive asbestos removal on both residential and commercial premises, Icon Restoration and other professional asbestos removal services maintain their equipment and materials up to date.
Asbestos is a serious and often overlooked problem in buildings constructed before 1990. Asbestos disintegration and dissolution can create serious and may be fatal health problems that must be addressed right once.
The broad experience of Icon Restoration with asbestos removal projects of all sizes and shapes assures a smooth and precise process. To ensure maximum air quality protection, Icon Restoration suggests yearly asbestos screening for owners and managers of older properties in Pickering.
Is There Asbestos in Your Home?
Asbestos is a fire- and heat-resistant substance composed of millions of little strands. It was originally considered the most effective method for fireproofing residential structures, and it was widely utilized in construction materials.
Prior to the 1990s, your home’s floors and walls were almost definitely built with asbestos or asbestos-containing materials. Asbestos can be found in common household 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 problematic.
Consult a professional if you fear your home has asbestos. Because of its widespread use, asbestos has taken on a variety of physical shapes, making it difficult to distinguish between them. A skilled 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 release minute asbestos fibers into the air. Only qualified individuals have access to the necessary equipment and methods to execute the operation safely and efficiently. For a complete and safe evacuation, the air must be completely sealed and ventilated.
It’s critical to deconstruct the area so that no materials are broken down into tiny fragments, as this can cause fibers to spread into the air. All items and chemicals must be encased in closed containers or tubing to guarantee the safe handling of radioactive waste.
A properly trained asbestos removal crew should be able to use the most up-to-date methods, safety equipment, and be completely familiar with all local asbestos legislation. Wet mops and HEPA-grade vacuums are used to completely 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.