An asbestos survey in Handforth is a necessary procedure before any planned demolition or renovation project can begin. It is also advisable to arrange for an asbestos survey for smaller renovations in your building such as plumbing and boiler replacements. This is because many old pipes and boilers contain asbestos in their insulation. If you live in an older house, it is very likely that there is asbestos present. Most buildings erected before the year 2000 have asbestos-containing materials present, as asbestos was widely used as an additive in building materials.
Since the danger of asbestos exposure was confirmed, it has become mandatory to control any asbestos in buildings. In Handforth, an asbestos survey can determine the presence of asbestos, the quantity thereof, and the risk of its presence. Many older buildings contain asbestos and are perfectly habitable and risk-free. However, this is only achieved by awareness and careful management of the asbestos-containing material. We have a team of experienced professionals with an extensive knowledge of all asbestos related matters. Not only will we provide comprehensive asbestos surveys, but also advice, management guidelines, and any assistance you may need. We are committed to managing and controlling the exposure to asbestos.
Every asbestos survey in Handforth that we provide is done in accordance with the HSG264 guidance notes issued by the HSE. Contact ACS today to find out which asbestos survey is most suited to your needs. Our Management Asbestos Survey is best for homeowners, as it is designed to inform you about the quantity and condition of present asbestos. This will also include recommendations on its proper management. The Refurbishment and Demolition Survey aims to identify and quantify only, before removal works are conducted. There are times when asbestos needs to be removed from a building to avoid severe health implications. An asbestos survey is essential in identifying the presence of asbestos before it becomes a threat. This should be done by qualified, competent professionals such as ACS. We will complete a comprehensive survey report that provides you with a clear understanding of your situation and how to manage any asbestos present.