lead based painting testing
lead based paint testing Services in Broomfield, Westminster, boulder CO, AND surrounding area
Any home built before 1978 probably has lead based paint. When damaged or sanded, lead based paint can become hazardous. Before you remodel your home or if you plan to buy a home that will need renovation in the future, it's a great idea to get a lead based paint screening. Certified IAQ has state certified lead based paint technicians ready to come to your home today call or request a free consultation today.
My home was built before 1978, does it need lead testing?
According to the EPA if your home was built before 1978, there is a good chance it has lead-based paint. In 1978, the federal government banned consumer uses of lead-containing paint, but some states banned it even earlier. Lead from paint, including lead-contaminated dust, is one of the most common causes of lead poisoning.
Where can lead be found in my home?
Lead can be found in many products found in and around the home, including paint, ceramics, pipes and plumbing materials, solders, gasoline, batteries, ammunition, and cosmetics.