Does your Seattle home have asbestos? It’s not uncommon in homes constructed before 1980 to have asbestos in the tiles, roof shingles, siding, insulation, and even the joint compounds. As a homeowner, it’s important you understand how asbestos can impact your family’s health. To ensure your well-being, make asbestos safety a priority in your homestead
1. When Is Asbestos a Hazard?
Just because you have parts of the home containing asbestos doesn’t mean it’s an instant health hazard. Asbestos is only a problem if the particles become airborne. In residences, this happens most often when the insulation begins deteriorating. In these instances, it may be necessary to schedule asbestos abatement. Continue Reading →