Frequently asked questions

How do I know if my house contains asbestos?


The only sure way to know if your home or property contains asbestos is by testing its material in the lab. There are some clues that may warn you that your house is asbestos containing. Older homes built in the 1920s through the mid-1970s are most likely to be asbestos containing. Asbestos can be found in ceiling stipple, window caulking, plaster, drywall joint compound, vinyl flooring, cement, and shingles.




What legeslation must be followed when removing asbestos?


All asbestos removal must be done by a professional. You can find all rules and regulations of safe asbestos removal in the Alberta Asbestos Abatement Manual. There is a downaloadable copy of the manual at https://work.alberta.ca/occupational-health-safety/alberta-asbestos-abatement-manual.html




Do you provide services outside of Calgary?


Yes! You can find a complete list of places we offer our services by hovering over "Our Services" and clicking "Service Areas". If your city is missing and you would like to make a request, please send us an email at info@asbestosyyc.com or call us at 403-404-0648.




Where can I find out more about asbestos?


You can learn more about asbestos and its risks at https://www.asbestos.com/abatement-guide/





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