Residential Asbestos Removal
Trust the Professionals with Home Asbestos Abatement
Asbestos is a group of natural minerals made up of fibrous crystals. While it was once widely used for insulation in homes and commercial buildings because of its durability and resistance to heat, today it’s a known as a hazardous material that poses a serious health risk to those who are exposed.
If you are planning to perform any renovations, demolitions, or additions to your home, we recommend that you hire a professional to test for asbestos. If asbestos is discovered, you should then immediately hire a qualified asbestos removal expert to eliminate it. Under any circumstances, do not attempt asbestos removal on your own. Doing so will only increase the risk to both your health and the health of your family. The disposal and removal of asbestos is regulated by the Ontario government, and should only be performed by a certified, knowledgeable expert. The technicians at SPOT Maintenance are trained in the necessary procedures to control fiber release from materials containing asbestos, whether by encapsulation, encasement, or removal.
Protect the Health of Your Family
Failing to promptly remove asbestos from your home will undoubtedly put your family at risk. Exposure or inhalation can lead to serious health conditions, some of which may not develop until years after the exposure. In some cases, asbestos exposure may even lead to death. Some of the most common health conditions associated with asbestos exposure are:
- Lung cancer
- Plural thickening
Call SPOT Maintenance for Your Asbestos Removal Needs
Asbestos should only ever be handled or removed by a certified asbestos technician, as attempting to do the work yourself can be incredibly dangerous. The expert staff at SPOT Maintenance specializes in safe asbestos removal for Ottawa homes, and take extra care and precaution throughout the entire process. Call us today to schedule yours! All of our staff are uniformed, bonded, insured and hold security clearance. References are available upon request.