Asbestos Cleaning | Repairing | Removing Hazardous Substance

Removing Asbestos 

Removing Cleaning Repairing Asbestos!

During the 1950s to the 1970s, asbestos was a very popular material in the building and construction industry, nowadays, many people are removing asbestos from their homes and workplaces as people have become more aware of the potential health risks and dangers associated with the substance.

Asbestos history shows it being used as a brilliant insulator and the fact that it was fireproof was a great bonus to its list of features. Little to their knowledge, the material is actually deadly to living beings and, today, people are spending a lot of money and time removing asbestos from their properties so as to meet health and safety standards as well as providing a healthy living environment for themselves and their families.

Removing asbestos needs to be done by professionals as it is a highly hazardous substance which is volatile and lethal for humans. The fibers need to be disposed of correctly and the procedure must be performed with precision and care so that there are no fibers remaining on the site after the contractors are finished with the work. Construction that was built before 1986 now needs to be inspected for asbestos so that they are sure all the substance has been cleared from any home or building which is being inhabited by humans. The cost for removing it is far better than the cost of life which can be caused by simply ignoring the problem and leaving the asbestos on the site.

The first thing you must do before removing any asbestos in a building is to ascertain exactly where it is located. Since it was traditionally used for insulation purposes, it is generally found in attics, roof spaces, walls and basements. You also need to know how much of it there is and make sure that an expert comes in and checks the rest of the house for any more areas which contain asbestos and might have been overlooked. Once you are sure you have found all the asbestos in the building and are aware of where is it then you can think of the best way in which to remove it safely.

It is vital that any asbestos removal be performed by people who have undertaken specific asbestos removal training courses are able to remove the material without jeopardizing the integrity of building, placing anyone's life in danger and also, by adhering to all the healthy sand safety standards and regulations which are required by the authorities and building agencies.

As well as asbestos removal being a sensitive and delicate process, the disposal of the material needs to be done with the utmost of care so that the fibers are not released into the atmosphere. The fibres need to be contained and protected from the elements before they are disposed of in a final and complete way by the team of professionals.

The company who is hired to remove and dispose of any asbestos needs to hold all the necessary permits required for their proceedings and make sure that the authorities are made aware of all the materials and where they have been removed from and their process following the start of eliminating asbestos, right up until their final disposal and destruction.

Call us now or book an appointment on line for more information about cleaning asbestos, repairing & removing hazardous  corrugated roofs and sheeting materials.

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We have over 25 years of experience in the building and roofing service industry. We are confident when offering you a guarantee on all the work that is carried by our Roofers, pointers, plumbers, bricklayers, carpenters, electricians, plasterers and all tradesmen.

Enabling you to choose a flexible time scale for your requirements (within any 24 hour period) through out the entire year gives you a very professional workforce who are competent, efficient and extremely reliable at all times. The entire work force will always strive to achieve 100% customer satisfaction. Find us here: Colchester Flat Roofing

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189 Friday Wood Green, Colchester, Essex, CO2 8XG : Telephone:  01206 628 744 - Mobile: 07740 264 794.