asbestos removal

Where might I find asbestos in my home?

Before 1990, asbestos was a commonly used building material. Asbestos was used in many construction applications because it is strong, durable, [...]

Where you might find asbestos in your home

If your home was built prior to the mid-1980s, you need to be aware of asbestos. Asbestos was used in a wide range of building materials before that time. [...]

The process of asbestos and mould removal 

Asbestos and mould are two things that you do not want in your home. They can be in homes for different reasons, but both pose a severe health hazard. [...]

Where you might find asbestos in an older home

While it used to be a popular option for several different home fixtures, asbestos is no longer used in construction. It’s common knowledge now that [...]

Why asbestos removal is not a DIY homeowner project 

Finding out there is asbestos in your home is a nightmare situation for any homeowner. Trying to do a DIY removal not only risks worsening the situation [...]

Before you demolish, think about asbestos

If you’re considering a major home renovation on a home that was built in the 1990s or earlier, think about all the hazards involved before you start [...]

Importance of Professional Calgary Asbestos Removal

What is asbestos? Asbestos is a natural occurring fibrous mineral and was a popular building material used during and prior to the 1990s. It was widely [...]

Dangers of Mold at Home

Health Hazards of Mold There are many potential health risks of being exposed to mold including: - eye, nose and throat irritation - coughing and phlegm [...]

Mold & Asbestos in Your Home

Both mold and asbestos can be very harmful to your health and in severe cases, could lead to permanent damage or even death. If you detect mold or asbestos [...]

Why It’s Important to Know What Asbestos is and How to Deal With It

Written by Empire Health & Safety  Asbestos is a mineral that is naturally occurring in many areas of the world. It was used up until the mid 1980’s [...]