Contact East Coast Building and Pest today to prevent any potential harm to yourself or others. The statistics is 1 in 3 Australian homes may contain asbestos and identifying this is easy. We arrive at the site and take asbestos samples as requested.
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Products including fencing, roofing, guttering, down pipes, shower sheeting tililite , asbestos roof shingles, lino containing asbestos, carpet underlay and any internal and external linings. Let us know how we can help, and we guarantee your experience with our professionals is enjoyable and satisfactory. We love to hear from our customers. Asbestos Removal Attention to Detail Nothing is more important to us than the safety of your family and staff. Coastal Asbestos will remove all asbestos from your home or business safely and leave you with a clean site. Get the results you deserve with our quality service, and at an affordable price too!
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Asbestos is a regulated waste as prescribed by Schedule 7 of the Environmental Protection Regulation Asbestos dust or fibres are highly hazardous when inhaled. They can be released into the air when products containing asbestos are incorrectly handled, removed or transported. Non-friable asbestos is the most common form, usually found as cement sheeting flat or corrugated , vinyl floor tiles, water or flue pipes, or other asbestos-bonded products produced before If left undisturbed, non-friable asbestos presents no known health risk. Friable asbestos was used in pipe lagging, insulation and asbestos-backed vinyl floor tiles and presents significant health risks if disturbed.
Asbestos cannot be verified visually and needs to be sampled for accurate identification. Samples of suspected materials need laboratory testing to confirm the presence of Asbestos. Asbestos inspections are necessary before any home renovations or maintenance work that could expose anyone to the material. Asbestos can be found in many areas of the house, including walls, roof sheeting, guttering, fencing, carports and sheds. If your home was built prior to , it is highly likely that your home contains asbestos. If you home was built between and it is somewhat likely that your home contains asbestos and if you home was built after it is unlikely. Our Asbestos Inspectors have extensive industry experience to test accurately for the presence of asbestos in Brisbane homes. Asbestos Testing is not part of the scope of a Pre-Purchase Inspection. A test can be arranged however, the permission of the home owner is required before testing can be carried out. A small sample around the size of 50c piece will be sent for accurate identification.