In the past, asbestos was added to many home products to strengthen them and provide heat insulation. It is also common to find asbestos on old steam pipes, boilers and furnace duct work. If you believe asbestos may be in your home, don’t panic! Leave the asbestos material alone.
Generally, Asbestos material in good condition may not release fibres, however if the Asbestos crumbles easily, is being disturbed or altered in anyway, it is more likely to create a health hazard. Breathing high levels of asbestos fibres can lead to an increased risk of cancer and lung problems.
If you have visible asbestos material, material that is damaged, or you are planning renovations and suspect Asbestos. Mannion Petroleum will know what to look for. We’ll then supply you with trained professionals for asbestos removal and disposal.