Lead and Asbestos Removal In El Paso, TX
We are an EPA Certified Firm in Lead Removal in El Paso, TX
Lead is a toxic metal that was widely used in the manufacturing of paint prior to 1978. As a result, any building constructed before this time has the potential to contain lead-based paint. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that over 64 million buildings in the United States still contain lead-based paint.
Did You Know many homes built before 1978 have lead-based paint?
Please take a moment to download and review the following guides from the EPA
Protect Your Family From Lead in Your Home (PDF) Required to be provided to prospective buyers and renters of pre-1978 homes and apartments.
Renovate Right: Important Lead Hazard Information for Families, Child Care Providers, and Schools - September 2011 (PDF) (12 pp, 6.8 MB). General information about legal requirements for safe lead practices for homeowners, tenants, child care providers and parents during renovation activities.
Steps to LEAD SAFE Renovation, Repair and Painting (PDF) (34 pp, 5.0MB). Information for contractors and homeowners on how to plan for and complete a home renovation, repair or painting project in pre-1978 housing and child-occupied facilities using lead-safe work practices.
Lead Poisoning is Preventable!
Exposure to lead may come from contaminated dust, water, soil or paint chips. Serious health risks include behavioral and learning disabilities, high blood pressure, nerve disorders, muscle and joint pain and even death, with young children being the most at-risk segment of the population. The improper removal of lead can increase these health risks, and therefore, for such projects, a certified lead abatement contractor is essential.
We are familiar with and skilled in all types of lead removal methods, and our industry knowledge ensures that the best technique will be implemented for each specific project. Our success in dealing with this environmental hazard and our many skilled employees ensure that we provide our clients with only the best planning and remediation management for any project.