Tony, can I take this opportunity to say that you have done a fantastic job. Having been stung by another removal company that did a partial job, I am delighted by the way your contractor has cleanly removed all the specified asbestos containing materials. I would not hesitate to use your company again.
Uses Of Asbestos
Due to its fibre strength and resistance to heat, asbestos has been used in a variety of building construction materials to improve insulation and act as a fire retardant.
Worryingly, asbestos can still be found in many domestic and commercial premises and can pose a real danger to the health of anyone in the vicinity should the asbestos become damaged. Below are some classic applications:
See below some examples of exterior asbestos uses. Click a thumbnail to view a larger image:
See below some examples of interior asbestos uses. Click a thumbnail to view a larger image: