For asbestos removal and asbestos abatement, rely on certified professionals like Big Country Environmental in the State of Texas. Because disturbing asbestos can cause life-threatening illnesses, the EPA recommends that all asbestos abatement activities be conducted by certified professionals.
Asbestos is commonly found in various building materials, both old and new. Some asbestos products are still available today.
Various floor tile and glues, wall and ceiling texture, and roofing materials are some of the most common materials that may contain asbestos. Asbestos is also common in older sidings and insulation materials.
More information cane be found at the Texas Department of State Health Services.
Left undisturbed, asbestos poses little risk to property owners and contractors. Asbestos is not dangerous until it becomes airborne or until the material deteriorates and breaks down. Removal requires professional attention to keep both the person doing the asbestos removal and the building’s occupants safe.
Certain disasters like fires or floods will disturb asbestos, and the restoration of a building can’t continue until the asbestos is safely removed. Big Country Environmental has the technicians and experience for full-service remediation after a fire or water damage emergency. That’s why they are the first choice for asbestos abatement in the Abilene, TX, area and beyond.