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How to Avoid Asbestos Exposure in San Diego

Posted by CVE Corp. on Jul 15, 2018 2:55:00 PM

Asbestos exposure is a common problem and the number of cases of cancer caused by asbestos is still on the rise, despite an official ban from the Federal Government many years ago. If your home or commercial building was built before (or even after) the 1980's, there is a good chance that it contains asbestos material, which may require the services of companies specializing in asbestos abatement in San Diego.

Asbestos can be located nearly anywhere, whether it is textured paints and floor tiles or even ceiling tiles. Contacting an asbestos removal company can help you ensure that you do not risk exposure to this deadly substance. If you believe that your home or building may have asbestos, here are just a few tips on how to avoid asbestos exposure and why it is important to contact a company that specializes in asbestos removal services.

Know Where Asbestos is Located
The first step in preventing asbestos exposure is to determine the location of it in your home. Getting a home inspection will allow you to identify the exact areas of asbestos and figure out whether you need to use asbestos removal services. If you do not choose to remove it, it is important to always monitor it on a regular basis for any signs of damage or deterioration. Asbestos and asbestos-containing materials are safe as long as they remain intact, but any disturbance of those materials may result in severe health consequences.

Be Mindful of Renovations
If you plan to do any renovations or repair work, it is especially important to know the location of the asbestos or asbestos-containing material. Cutting into the wall can expose your entire household to asbestos, which makes it essential to hire a company that specializes in asbestos abatement in San Diego and the surrounding communities.

CVE Corp. is a company that has over 30 years of experience in the removal of asbestos from building and homes. Our licensed professionals understand the grave dangers of asbestos exposure, and it is our mission to remove all asbestos in a safe manner. Our company specializes in asbestos abatement in San Diego, and we also have a 24-hour emergency response line. We are one of the leading abatement solutions in California, as we have four offices throughout the state with over 300 employees. No job is too big or too small, and you can contact us at any time to schedule an appointment for our asbestos removal services.

 

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