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Asbestos: A Tricky and Harmful Mineral

Asbestos Contractor Los Angeles, CA

Asbestos is a mineral that has been used in thousands of products over the decades, but exposure can ultimately lead to serious and untreatable illnesses. This mineral is not easy to spot, unless you know what you are looking for. But even if you identify an item or area that contains asbestos, is it unlikely that you are actually able to see the fibers. Asbestos can only be seen through a microscope, and may look like long and thin fibrous filaments. The average person is probably

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General and Selective Demolition Services


Selective, or partial, demolition of existing structures or areas requires a team of trained contractors who will need to work around an often operating building without damaging it. Often selective demolition is used when a building or home will be remodeled or renovated. This type of demolition can involve the interior, exterior, or both. It can also be used to make a building smaller or larger.


Selective demolition involves strict timetables, budgets, objectives, and condensed working areas. The entire process requires care and attention to detail which is why it

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The Dangers of Asbestos

Nielsen Environmental has been providing the Los Angeles area with safe and effective asbestos removal services for many years. Guided by an intact reputation throughout the community and a genuine desire to keep people safe from the hazards of asbestos, you can count on Nielsen Environmental to remove the material from your home or commercial building in the safest manner possible. Call today.


Why You Should Test a Home or Building for Asbestos


In general asbestos containing material is safe when it is not disturbed and intact. Although it is considered to be

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The Process of Asbestos Abatement


When you have discovered asbestos in your home or commercial building, you should retain the services of a professional asbestos abatement company such as Nielsen Environmental. Asbestos is a deadly material which means time is of the essence to get it removed as quickly as possible. For a consultation with Nielsen Environmental, call today.


The Use of Asbestos


You might have purchased an older home because of its architectural design and charm. However, living in these homes can pose a risk to your health. This is primarily because many contain asbestos in

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When, Why, and How To Check For Asbestos in Your Home

You’ve probably read about it in the newspaper. You’ve probably seen stories about it on TV. You’ve probably seen all kinds of information about it online.

What are we talking about? Asbestos.

Surely you’ve heard of it. But do you know when, why, and how to check for it in your home?

When Should You Check for Asbestos in Your Home?

Was your home built before the mid 80s? If so, you should think about getting it tested for asbestos. Between the 1940s and 1980s, asbestos was a commonly used product. It could be

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Asbestos Removal Santa Monica

Asbestos Removal Santa Monica

 The DMV is a one story 35,989 SF Class A Office building, that includes surface parking and accommodates 20 employees. The project was to remove the roofing material that had asbestos felt and install new air conditioning unit on the roof. This was a fast track project. All demolition debris and hazardous material was removed and was supervised by a Certified Asbestos Consultant.

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Asbestos Removal Beverly Hills

Asbestos Removal Beverly Hills
This is a value add project that the current owner is providing an upfront cash layout for a future sale on the back end about a year after completion. This is a very sought after location north of Sunset behind the Beverly Hills Hotel.

Our scope was to selectively demolish the interior for the general contractor by removing the plaster from the walls, breaking concrete for the new utilities, install temporary shoring, and removing asbestos from the project.  All abatement work was utilized by using class 1 workers, engineering controls and

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