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What is asbestos, and why is it hazardous to your health?

Asbestos mine

Asbestos. The name itself conjures images of industrial settings and hazardous materials. But this naturally occurring mineral can also lurk unseen in our homes, workplaces, and environment. Once popular for its remarkable strength, heat resistance, and fireproofing properties, asbestos is now recognized as a serious health hazard. This article delves into the world of ACM’s, […]

Early Signs of Mold: Are You at Risk?

Woman Looking At signs of Mold On Wall

Mold – the mere mention of it can send shivers down the spines of homeowners. And for good reason. Mold is not only unsightly, but it can also pose significant health risks. Understanding the early signs of mold and acting on them is crucial to keeping your home and family safe. Here’s an insightful listicle […]

Accidentally Disturbed Your Popcorn Ceiling?

man scraping off popcorn ceiling in home

Steps to Minimize Asbestos Exposure. Skyrocketing in popularity around the 1970’s, popcorn ceilings (also called stucco or acoustic ceilings) became all the rage in home design. With its texture design, it’s hard to miss and was loved for its ability to accommodate some movement without showing cracks. Unfortunately, for the 70’s, that style has wildly […]

A Comprehensive Look at Asbestos Insulation in Alberta Homes

Asbestos Insulation in attic of home

Before 1990, Asbestos had long been used in various building materials for homes across Alberta due to its excellent heat resistance, cold weather insulation properties, and noise-dampening abilities. However, many homeowners are still unaware of the hidden danger that it poses to their health and why, if you suspect that you might have it in […]