Boston is Massachusetts largest city by population with over 645,966 people residing in the city. Boston is also filledwith history, which means old buildings. From the historic Back Bay to the century-old buildings in the North End Boston is filled with older homes in which many people currently reside in

With so many people residing in the city it is important to ensure the safety of these residents. One of the main concerns with older buildings is the risk of asbestos exposure. Asbestos is an extremely dangerous material that when disrupted due to construction or demolition can cause many health risks. Before this fact was known asbestos was widely used in everyday products including building material. Many older buildings such as the ones found in Boston MA are filled with asbestos.

Per regulations, it is important to note that in any building built in 1980 or before all building materials that are scheduled to be demolished, renovated or disturbed in any way must be tested for asbestos content before proceeding. Recently many residentsof Boston MA have been engaging in home renovations or new construction of their property.

If you are a resident of Boston MA and plan to renovate or disrupt your property or building materials in any way it is important you get your home tested for asbestos. SCS Environmental services specialize in Asbestos abatement among other indoor environmental services. SCS Environmental Services, Inc. has served Massachusetts on its environmental service needs since 1988, so you can trust us to get the job done right the first time.

 

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