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What to Expect as Part of an Asbestos Inspection

Prior to the mid-1970s, construction companies commonly used a material called asbestos in ceilings, walls, floors, and many other places in the home. When left undisturbed, asbestos typically causes no problems. However, if disturbed, even mildly, it has been proven to be able to cause serious, chronic, and non-cancerous respiratory disease. In addition, fibers in […]

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Asbestos Removal: Why Hiring a Professional is so Critical

As the owner of a home or business, you have many opportunities for do-it-yourself projects. However, when it comes to asbestos removal in Toronto, this is something that should always be left to a trained, experienced, and licensed professional. Among the many companies that offer Toronto asbestos removal, you will never go wrong in choosing […]

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A Free Asbestos Inspection in Toronto Could Save Your Home and Health

There is a saying that “nothing worth having in life is free” but when it comes to an asbestos inspection in Toronto, that saying does not apply. Thanks to professional companies like Air Doctors Inc., free inspections are saving homes, businesses, and sometimes, lives. Getting an Asbestos Removal Inspection in Toronto Asbestos is a heat-resistant, […]

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Hiring Asbestos Removal Companies

When it comes to asbestos removal, it is imperative that you hire the right company. Although asbestos removal in Toronto is common, due to the serious nature of the job, any company of interest should offer years of experience coupled with extensive knowledge, including the potential dangers of asbestos and the physical inspection and removal […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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.

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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

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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 […]

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What Is Included in Water Damage Clean Up

Water damage clean up following a flood or other issues is crucial to avoid the need for expensive repairs. Whether the issue arose from an overflowing sink, sewer main backup, or natural disaster, it is imperative that action be taken as quickly as possible. When combined with humidity, water damage can result in mould growth […]

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