Asbestos and Mold Removal—Better Safe than Sorry

Whenever asbestos or mold are present, it is better to be safe than sorry. While there are times when experts recommend not disrupting asbestos, both substances are proven to cause major health-related issues. If a problem is identified through a professional inspection, a decision is made pertaining to asbestos and mold removal in Toronto for […]

The Importance of Professional Asbestos Removal in Toronto

Until the mid-1980s, asbestos was considered one of the most important materials used in home construction. Because of its versatility, strength, flexibility, and insulation qualities, asbestos was considered a viable home-building product. Although asbestos-related cancer was first reported in the 1930s by a German doctor, it was not until the late 1960s that a firm […]

Depending on a Professional for Asbestos Removal in Toronto

If your home was built prior to the 1970s, there is a good chance that one or more of the construction-related materials contain asbestos. When not disturbed, most experts agree that asbestos is not necessarily harmful. However, if this toxic substance becomes disturbed, tiny fibers release into the air. Typically, asbestos enters the body through […]

Mould in Attics

It is very common to find mould growing on attic sheathing.  It is the area between the warmth of the house and cold of the outside in the winter and the opposite in the summer.  These contradictory temperatures can create condensation in the attic, creating a condition for mould spores to begin growing. The most […]

How to Handle Mould Removal in Toronto

If you believe that you may have mould present in your home or business, it is important that you seek professional mould removal in Toronto as quickly as possible. Mould can grow on almost any surface as long as there is moisture and oxygen present. When mould grows, it produces small seeds known as spores. […]

Working with Outside Asbestos Building Materials

Air Doctors professionals recently removed siding containing asbestos from a house in Collingwood, Ontario.  The siding product was made from a light cement and mixed with asbestos for strength and insulation.  Artex surface coating was not found on the siding at this site.  The cost of this type of asbestos removal is quite reasonable.

What is Asbestos? Why is Asbestos Produced?

What is Asbestos? In Greek, asbestos is the word for indestructible. Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral which can be separated into flexible fibres. It is found in the veins of a host rock, and then made commercially useful by crushing and then sucking out the fibres. Longer fibres are separated first

What Is Mould Removal in Toronto

Mould spores are present all around us. Along with being found outdoors, mould spores can also make their way into our homes and businesses. In most instances, mould spores do not present a problem. Under the right conditions; however, they can begin to increase in number and may produce dangerous toxins. Mould remediation in Toronto […]

What Is Involved in Asbestos Remediation

If you suspect that you have asbestos in your home or business, you may have questions about asbestos remediation. The first step in removing asbestos is to conduct an inspection that includes a sampling to determine whether asbestos is actually present. Once it has been determined that asbestos is actually present, a plan for asbestos […]