Frequently Asked Questions

 

How much will it cost for an asbestos survey

This will vary depending on the property type and size, we will take into consideration a large property with few rooms depending on the age, also the type of survey required, contact us if you are unsure what survey is needed.

Is 'Blue Asbestos' extremely dangerous?

Asbestos in general is a carcinogenic substance, small exposures should still be treat seriously, all types can pose a significant risk to your health

What will happen if you find asbestos in my property?

Asbestos is present in 100's of different materials used over the last 100 years and longer, if your property was built before the year 2000 asbestos could be present and we will assess its surface treatment, if asbestos containing materials are present but in a safe condition it is usually best to leave it in tact and inspect at regular intervals for deterioration, if items are in a bad condition with no surface treatment remedial action should be taken, our reporting algorithm will accurately record what steps should be taken post survey in line with HSG 264.

Can i repair Textured coating in my property commonly referred to as trade name 'Artex' 

Although Textured coatings are fairly low in risk compared to other products, no work should be carried out on Textured Coating without the correct training. RPE and certification, its best to contact a professional, items that are thought to be low risk can still cause significant health problems if not managed correctly.

Textured coating
Textured coating

Asbestos textured coating to walls and the ceiling

press to zoom
Asbestos internally to fire door
Asbestos internally to fire door

Asbestos insulating board within the fire door

press to zoom
Plant room heat shield
Plant room heat shield

Asbestos thermal insulation packing

press to zoom
Textured coating
Textured coating

Asbestos textured coating to walls and the ceiling

press to zoom
1/12