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3 Steps to Take When Buying or Selling a House With Asbestos Contamination April 18, 2016

Bridgeport, Fairfield County
3 Steps to Take When Buying or Selling a House With Asbestos Contamination, ,

No matter what side of a real estate transaction you are on, asbestos contamination needs to be addressed when you are buying or selling a home. The asbestos removal experts at Astech in Bridgeport, CT, have three steps you can follow to make sure that your deal goes through without incident or danger down the road. 

Here are three steps to follow if a property that you are negotiating over has asbestos-containing materials:

  • Call An Asbestos Testing Expert To Assess The Risk: Before you can take the proper steps to handle asbestos removal, it’s best to get an expert's opinion. Astech offers free price estimates for asbestos removal services after completing an initial inspection.
  • asbestos testingRely On A Licensed Asbestos Removal Company: To be sure that your deal can close quickly and that the property’s residents are safe, you need a licensed and insured asbestos removal company to handle any contamination. Astech will work closely with realtors, buyers, and sellers to make sure that asbestos contamination is dealt with promptly. Once the job is complete, Astech will be able to provide paperwork certifying that removal or containment has been completed safely.
  • Call A Post Abatement Inspection Company: After asbestos removal is completed, you will need an expert to complete air clearance sampling and a visual inspection to confirm that no trace of asbestos contamination remains.

As long as you follow these three steps, asbestos contamination doesn’t have to slow down your real estate deal. Whether you are buying or selling, working with an asbestos testing and removal company is the only way to assure that a contaminated property can be sold safely. To get a free quote for asbestos testing in the Bridgeport, CT, area, call Astech today at (203) 335-0502, and visit their website.

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