• Why You Shouldn’t Renovate A Home Built Before 1990 Without Testing For Asbestos

    Terry Beckett   |  

    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    DIY or do-it-yourself activities are a great test of creativity and an excellent opportunity to overcome economic constraints. They can also be a therapeutic or fun leisure activity. However, as the DIY craze catches on and with more information about different technical tasks and jobs readily available on the internet, many believe almost any project can be completed swiftly and economically as a DIY, even the renovation of an older home.

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  • Six Questions To Ask An Asbestos And Mold Removal Expert

    Terry Beckett   |  

    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    Not all businesses are created equal. The same can be said about professionals, like an asbestos and mold removal expert. While many of them are credible, experienced, certified and up to speed on all of the latest industry techniques and practices, others are only looking to make money off of a homeowner’s misfortune of discovering asbestos and mold growth in their home. 

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  • Asbestos Reporting and Regulation to be a TSCA Focal Point for EPA in 2021

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    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    Original Article Source Credits:  The National Law Review , https://www.natlawreview.com/

    Article Written By:  Alexandra B. Cunningham , Matthew Z. Leopold , Gregory R. Wall and Elizabeth Reese 

    Original Article Posted on:  January 13, 2021

    Link to Original Article:  https://www.natlawreview.com/article/asbestos-reporting-and-regulation-to-be-tsca-focal-point-epa-2021

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  • A Checklist On What To Expect From Abatement Or Remediation

    Terry Beckett   |  

    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    Hazardous materials in a home, commercial building, or in the soil can pose a serious risk. These toxic substances like asbestos, mold, and lead must be dealt with caution and correctly. At Advanced Remediation Solutions, we understand that abatement or remediation can be quite risky. If your property or building is exposed to these contaminants, we must first conduct a thorough inspection and testing to determine the extent of the problem. Once the issue is addressed and if you need abatement of remediation is required, we will prepare so that you can handle the situation quickly and easily.

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  • Asbestos Profile

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    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    Original Article Source Credits:   CAREX Canada , https://www.carexcanada.ca/

    Article Written By:  NA

    Original Article Posted on:  NA

    Link to Original Article:  https://www.carexcanada.ca/profile/asbestos/

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  • Procedures: A Guide to the Regulation Respecting Asbestos on Construction Projects and in Buildings and Repair Operations

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    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    Original Article Source Credits:   Ministry of Labour , https://www.labour.gov.on.ca/

    Article Written By:  NA

    Original Article Posted on:   November 2007

    Link to Original Article:  https://www.labour.gov.on.ca/english/hs/pubs/asbestos/asbst_11.php

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  • Vermiculite Insulation Containing Asbestos

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    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    Original Article Source Credits:   CCOHS , https://www.ccohs.ca/

    Article Written By:  NA

    Original Article Posted on:  February 2, 2016

    Link to Original Article:  https://www.ccohs.ca/oshanswers/diseases/vermiculite.html

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  • The Truth About Black Mold

    Terry Beckett   |  

    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    The internet and some contractors frighten building owners with horror stories about illnesses and deaths caused by black mold. They attempt to sell their mold or asbestos detection and removal services with particular reference to Stachybotrys Chartarum, also known as black mold or toxic black mold, named in some lawsuits in the United States.                                                                  

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  • On the job: how you may be exposed to asbestos

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    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    Original Article Source Credits:   Canadian Cancer Society , https://www.cancer.ca/

    Article Written By:  NA

    Original Article Posted on:  NA

    Link to Original Article:  https://www.cancer.ca/en/prevention-and-screening/reduce-cancer-risk/make-informed-decisions/be-safe-at-work/how-you-may-be-exposed-to-asbestos/?region=bc

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  • A Resource Guide To Asbestos And Mold Removal

    Terry Beckett   |  

    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    As professionals, it’s essential for us to keep updated on the latest asbestos and mold removal trends and find fresh sources of creative inspiration while staying connected to other professionals.

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  • How The New Asbestos Rule Could Affect The Construction Industry

    Terry Beckett   |  

    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    Awareness has been created over the years about the dangers of asbestos and its serious health complications. However, it’s still discovered when demolishing old houses to build new ones, and the likelihood is that it does not get reported by builders.

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  • Common Mold Problems And How To Overcome Them

    Terry Beckett   |  

    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    Whether you have large patches of mold or tiny specs of the fungus growing in your home, it’s essential that you investigate the problem to eradicate it before it harms your health. Inhaling mold spores or touching them can lead to allergic reactions such as sneezing, coughing, runny eyes and nose, and rashes. In some cases, the reactions caused by exposure to mold could be so severe that you could land up in the hospital.

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  • Season’s Greetings from Advanced Remediation Solutions

    Terry Beckett   |  

    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    “The spirit of Christmas is a sweet, internal peace that testifies to the power of kindness and charity.”

    This year instead of buying candy and chocolate for our clients and customers at Christmas, we repurposed the calories and the companies Christmas budget for donations to the following organizations:

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  • Why DIY Asbestos Removal Is A Bad Idea

    Terry Beckett   |  

    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    Despite the ban on the use of asbestos products in the US and Canada, it’s not uncommon to find existing homes and buildings with asbestos in their walls and ceilings. However, having this product present in your home can be hazardous to your health.

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  • Five Things To Look For In A Qualified Abatement Contractor

    Terry Beckett   |  

    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    Hazardous materials in your home, such as asbestos and mold, can make you and your family vulnerable to illness and over the long term even cause severe disease. To avoid potential health risks such as allergies, asthma, and cancer, it is best to hire an abatement contractor.

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  • A Glossary Of Essential Asbestos Removal And Abatement Terms

    Terry Beckett   |  

    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    Every industry has its own language and terms. These words and phrases can be confusing to anyone who is not part of the daily operations of a specific industry, and the asbestos abatement business is no exception.

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  • Why You Should Choose Advanced Remediation Solutions!

    Terry Beckett   |  

    Asbestos Removal Company Edmonton AB

    Buildings with persistent water leaks and/or poor ventilation often lead to mold contamination, reducing indoor air quality, which can cause chronic respiratory issues. Buildings with asbestos can pose a health risk if asbestos containing materials are deteriorating or disturbed during renovations.

     

    It’s vital to have a professional check for and remove these harmful substances before you move into a house or building.

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  • Summer is the time to replace your furnace!

    Terry Beckett   |  

    Asbestos was widely used in heating and air conditioning applications up until the mid 1980’s. This means that if your home is pre-1985 (some homes were being built, but did come onto the market until 1985) then your ducting could very well be insulated with asbestos containing material.

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  • The Renovation Blues

    Terry Beckett   |  

    One of the most frustrating aspects of a renovation is the chaos that it creates in your life.  Common sense says that we need to be available to answer questions and make decisions, so you can’t really run away and hide, or take a vacation. So you will be faced with...

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  • Questions for your renovator/contractor

    Terry Beckett   |  

    What is the history of your renovation company? 

    Experience makes a difference. Find out how and when the contractor got into the business, and how long the company has been around. Ask about the contractor’s background and relevant education and training – you want to make sure the renovator has both the technical and the business skills required to run a solid company and provide quality services....

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