What is asbestos encapsulation?

What is asbestos encapsulation?

Removing asbestos contamination isn’t always a viable option. However, you should always treat it, making asbestos encapsulation a good alternative fix.

The risk of asbestos pipes in your home

The risk of asbestos pipes in your home

Unfortunately asbestos is ubiquitous throughout New Zealand homes. One of the most common areas it can be found is piping and spouting. Is this dangerous and what can you do about it?

The risks of asbestos insulation

The risks of asbestos insulation

Asbestos is an excellent insulating material - but is it really such a health hazard to have asbestos insulation in your home after testing for it?

Tips for buying a house with asbestos

Tips for buying a house with asbestos

If you’re buying a house containing asbestos you need to be careful. We’ve run through everything you need to know to protect yourself.

What can be done about asbestos in soil?

What can be done about asbestos in soil?

Did you know asbestos can spread to soil from the materials it was used in? Here's what you need to know about asbestos-contaminated soil and how to manage it.

What asbestos survey do I need?

What asbestos survey do I need?

If you suspect there might be asbestos on your property, you need to arrange an asbestos survey. Which type is right for you?

What you need to know about popcorn ceilings

What you need to know about popcorn ceilings

Popcorn ceilings were common in the 1960s, 70s, and 80s. Some can be more than just a potential eyesore - as asbestos was a component. Here's what you need to know.

Who needs an asbestos management plan?

Who needs an asbestos management plan?

If you’re a business or property owner, you need to have an up-to-date asbestos management plan. Here we explain everything you need to know to ensure you’re safe and compliant.