It’s well known that asbestos can cause many health issues and if you live or work in a building built pre-1990’s, there is a good possibility that the property contains asbestos materials. If you are planning renovations or want to simply check what you are dealing with, it is imperative to choose a licensed asbestos removal company. Asbestos removal can be a time-consuming task, but with the right licensed remover on your side, you’ll be back in your home or business in no time.

Photo of an asbestos removal job in progressWith so many companies proclaiming they do roof asbestos removal or wall asbestos removal, how do you go about choosing the right company?

  1. Do some research

Unless you live in a small town you’re likely to have a large number of companies to choose from. Start by asking friends, family, and colleagues if they have ever used an asbestos removal company and for their recommendations. You could also ask on community Facebook pages for recommendations. Once you have a small list of potential companies, you can start looking at their websites and making calls to see what services they offer.

  1. Ask questions

With your small list of potential companies, there are a number of questions you can ask them before deciding which company to go with. Questions such as their experience, how long the job would take, how they remove asbestos, their safety record and more are fairly good questions to start with.

  1. Get quotes

By asking questions you should be able to narrow your list of potential companies down to just two or three. As long as your job isn’t urgent, it is best to get a couple of quotes to compare the work needing to be done and the price.

Removing asbestos from your home or workplace isn’t a task that should be left, especially if you are planning renovations. Whether you need someone for roof asbestos removal or wall asbestos removal, by doing your research, you’ll end up with the best asbestos removal company for your needs.