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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is asbestos hazardous to your health?
A: Exposure to asbestos is known to cause asbestosis and various forms of cancer. The symptoms do not typically show up for 20 to 40 years after exposure.

Q: Can I remove asbestos myself?
A: In some special cases, building owners and homeowners can remove their own asbestos. Ask us how.

Q: Are there any programs that assist in paying for asbestos removal?
A: Yes. There are presently two entities providing possible assistance for the removal of vermiculite attic insulation. Ask us about how you may qualify.

Q: Where can I dispose of asbestos material?
A: Asbestos material can only be disposed of at a landfill that has been approved under the DEP division of solid waste regulations.

Q: Can I put asbestos roofing or siding material in an open-top dumpster?
A: No. It must be properly packaged.
Q: Do I have to remove asbestos if it is present?
A: No. Asbestos can be maintained if it is in a safe, undamaged condition.

Q: Isn't it more dangerous to disturb it than to just leave it alone?
A: This is a misconception that is based on the disturbance being caused by an untrained person.

Q: Is there a waiting period to have my work done?
A: Yes. Except in the case of an emergency, there is a 10-business day waiting period to commence work.

Q: Do I have to vacate my home to remove asbestos?
A: No, our methods are designed so that you do not have to vacate.

Q: Can I clean my own mold from my home?
A: Yes, though in larger projects you can cause more damage by spreading the spores to other areas.

Q: Can my mold return after it has been removed?
A: Yes. If you do not correct the initial cause of the mold growth, it is very possible that it will return.

Q: Are there any regulations for mold remediation in Massachusetts?
A: No, not at the moment.

Q: Are companies licensed or certified to perform mold remediation work? A: No. Unfortunately, anyone can claim to be a professional. It is important that you check on a company carefully before you hire them.
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