Questions about: lead

In light of the recent lead contamination in Flint, MI (USA) - I've been wondering which, if any, media are effective for removing lead from household tap water. I currently have a custom filter system I build myself with 3 standard 10" filter housin
Get a rub-stick lead test kit, they're very easy & cheap. My understanding is that you didn't ban lead paint until 1990 in the stores. Bright yellow is a clear indicator it's lead, that started out navy blue
We Recommend Using Only NIKRO HEPA Vacuum Cleaners With Spinning Turbo Carpet Brushes! The New Law (PDF)Starting April 22, 2010 all contractors must follow new EPA lead safe practice guidelines for disturbing or removing lead paint in homes, child ca
Are you removing the lead paint (or painted boards) as part of the renovation? If so, I would wait until I was done removing the lead paint that you already know about, and then get a lead inspection to help you find anywhere that you might have miss
Kit #20. Asbestos Test Kit Asbestos is a health hazard in many homes, offices and schools. Asbestos exposure can cause lung cancer