Category Archive for : ‘Miscellaneous’

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September

When does it make more sense to demo rather than repair a structure?

Determining if it is more economical to to repair a building rather than hire a company that provides demolition services, like a demolition services in Malibu, CA, is not always immediately apparent. Sometimes it makes more sense to compare price quotes for each option. There are many factors that have to be considered and we are happy to help you with this. An in-person visit from one of our experienced staff can provide you with a greater understanding of what must be done to help you reach your goals. It

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May

Identifying Asbestos in Your Building

Commercial Demolition Services Los Angeles, CA

No property owner likes to hear that they have an asbestos problem. However, it happens quite often due to the popularity of the material from the 1920s to the 1990s. The reason that it was used so frequently is that it is a durable and strong material. Also, asbestos was not discovered to cause health problems until the 90s. Now that the health risks are common knowledge, it is rare that the material is used, and when it is, it has to be labeled. However,

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May

What You Need to Know About Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit

Asbestos Removal Malibu, CA

Exposure to asbestos can lead to serious health concerns and consequences, but symptoms of an asbestos-related disease often don’t appear until decades later. Asbestos has been a known problem since the 1970s, but its convenience and cheap value have made it difficult to eradicate altogether. If you have been exposed to asbestos or contracted a disease that can be linked to asbestos, it’s important to know when and if a lawsuit is the right course of action. Call a contractor for asbestos removal in Malibu, CA from Nielsen

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March

What are Demolition Services?

Interior Demolition Services Los Angeles, CA

According to a simple google search, the term “demolition” refers to the act of demolishing or something being demolished, sometimes with explosives. When asked what comes to mind when one hears the word demolition, he or she will often describe a wrecking ball hitting the side of a large brick building. All of these things are true, however, the techniques used to drop a large building have evolved and the current methods have become much more precise. This is true for demolition techniques with both

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February

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

27

July

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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July

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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July

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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July

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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