If you are a homeowner, you know that mold, fire and water damage are real concerns. Mold, water and fire damage can create a huge burden for homeowners around the world, but preventative measures are usually recommended to ward off the threat from such an instance occurring.
I hear it from homeowners just about everyday, its a very hot topic with our clients here at Envision … “I hate this ugly popcorn ceiling, do you think it contains asbestos?, what are my options if it does contain asbestos? how do I go about having it tested for asbestos?” My answers are typically the same in every instance and are as follows:
PHOENIX- After the series of storms that hit Arizona last week, the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) and Arizona Division of Emergency Management (ADEM) encourage individuals and business owners to be aware of and take precautions against the growth of mold.
• Detailed documentation of the history of the problem • Visual inspection of all areas of concern utilizing thermal imaging technology • Quantitative air, cavity (wall, floor, ceiling), and surface sampling