Careful planning required to deal with asbestos during facade renovations


By Hassan Ktaech

While even the most experienced commercial construction and renovation companies may be well versed in how to remove asbestos safely from walls, ceilings, and other areas, many are unaware that brick mortar is also a likely source of asbestos fibres and may pose a hidden danger.

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  1. Thanks for posting the item on asbestos facade rehabilitation. Have you articles relating problems with investigating concealment or improper removal of asbestos in Ontario multi residence buildings? I have related the article to Mr. Ian Johnson, a home inspector in Hamilton, Ontario; I am definitely sure Ian will want more information.
    Thank you
    John La Berge


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