LEAD PAINT REMOVAL WITH CHEMICAL PAINT STRIPPERS
One of the safest and most effective ways to remove lead paint is to use a chemical paint stripper. The EPA certification programs do not provide any training on the use of chemical paint strippers, but both EPA and OSHA list chemical stripping as an acceptable... Read On
HOW TO KNOW IF IT'S LEAD PAINT
Even if a home does contain lead-based paint, if the condition of the paint is in fairly good shape, meaning there's no obvious peeling or chipping, the paint isn't considered a top priority health hazard overall. But, if you intend to do some remodeling in your older home, it's very important to know if the paint has any lead in it so you can take the appropriate precautions to ensure your safety... Read On
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