Does insulbrick contain asbestos?

Answer Some types of insulbrick, a popular form of siding used throughout the middle of the 20th century that created the illusion that a house was made of brick, are made out of asbestos.Source:Preservat... Read More »

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ASBESTOS....should my hubby knock down shed full of asbestos?

DON'T DO IT!!! That would send asbestos buy the load into the air for him to inhale. He should tell his brother to contact a contractor to remove it properly or he could be seriously risking his he... Read More »

When was asbestos used?

Asbestos has been used sporadically throughout human history. It was used extensively in the early part of the 20th century as insulation, in brake pads and in many industrial products. Asbestos ex... Read More »

Is all asbestos bad?

The term asbestos refers to a number of fibers used in building materials, and yes, they are all potentially harmful. The fibers become toxic when they are disturbed and become microscopic particle... Read More »

How much asbestos can I be exposed to?

On One Hand: Asbestos Is All Around Us.All humans are exposed to asbestos at some point in their lives. Asbestos resides in the air, ground and water. Exposure to a small amount of asbestos does no... Read More »