Asbestos and Lead Testing
Prior to any major remodeling project, you’ll need to have your home checked for asbestos and lead. In newer buildings, you normally won’t have a problem with this, but older buildings may test positive in the testing process, and then removal of the lead or asbestos will be necessary. Read the article below to learn all about lead and asbestos testing, and what to do if they’re found in your home. 1. What is asbestos? Asbestos is a strong, fire-resistant mineral fiber.
Garage Conversions: What You Need To Know
You might have played with the idea of converting your garage into a livable addition to your house. If you’re not using your garage to store your car anyway,then converting your garage may be a good use of space. Here are the things you need to know before starting your conversion project: 1. Permits Garage conversions are now legal in California, but you will still need a permit. You’re permit will get approved as long as you fulfill certain requirements: your garage co