Living In A House With Lead Paint

line
 

 

line

Living In A House With Lead Paint


Apartment Listing  

Lead poisoning can lead to numerous physical and mental deformities in humans and animals. Lead based paints were extensively used until 1978. The health hazards lead poses is numerous and lethal. If you are living in a home that has a lead based paint, it is time you take up some drastic measures to save yourself and your family from an impending health catastrophe.

There are always high chances of lead inhalation or ingestion. These minute particles can attack the vital organs in the body leading to permanent impairment of its functioning. If you are planning to remove or replace lead, remember to follow several safety procedures. It is better to leave the job to professionals who will be very familiar with handling such dangerous chemicals. If you are planning to remove lead forever, hire professionals. It is better for you to move out of your home temporarily, until the work is complete. The workers have to wear protective clothing to cover their face, hands and legs form lead particles. It is also advisable to wear a respirator after consulting a doctor. Never hire professionals when it is too windy or breezy. The chances of lead dust flying and falling on your neighbor’s homes, on yourself or your properties is very high, so be extremely careful.

You can also remove lead painted objects in your home and replace it with non-lead based ones. Remember to dispose it off carefully. You can cover the floors with floor tiles or other tough materials, which do not peel off easily. However, this is only a temporary solution.

More Articles :

Living In A House With Lead Paint

 
line
money

Renting Laws :

When-Was-Lead-Paint-Banned      Lead was extensively used in painting domestic and commercial buildings until 1978. In fact, it was the largest constituent in the paint industry. Lead caused numerous diseases and illnesses among young children. It had a direct effect on the functioning of vital organs impairing the mental and physical growth. More..



 
line
bottom
 • Home  •Commercial Real Estate  •Foreclosure  •Moving   Packing Property Taxes
 •Termite •Interior DesignRenting Laws Privacy Policy Contact


© 2010 Apartmentlisting411.com, All Rights Reserved.
Living In A House With Lead Paint