What is Asbestos?

You may have heard of asbestos and understand that it poses a risk to health, but what is it, why was it used, and what should be done if it’s found during a renovation project? Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral that was once widely used in construction. It is made of soft, flexible fibres […]

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How to Detect Asbestos in Your Property

Asbestos is a material that was commonly used in various aspects in the construction of a building. Despite links between asbestos and lung cancer being found in the 1950s, it wasn’t until 1999 that this material was banned from being used entirely.  However, since a lot of the homes in the UK were built before […]

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Why Is Asbestos Dangerous?

According to official figures, in 2019, 1,870 people were killed on the road, whereas, in comparison, there were over 5,000 asbestos-related deaths, however, the latter is spoken about much less than the former. Deaths on the road used to be a lot higher and over many years of making people aware of the dangers, this […]