The Risks of Asbestos in the Workplace

January 11, 2023 | Ann Arbor

Asbestos is a naturally-occurring, fibrous mineral that was once commonly used in various building materials, including insulation, floor tiles, and roofing shingles. While asbestos is no longer widely used in the United States, it is still present in many older buildings. Unfortunately, exposure to asbestos fibers can have serious health consequences. So, if you’re considering buying or renovating a commercial building, here is why you’ll want to be aware of the risks of asbestos in the workplace, and the experts from AccuSpect Inspections can help.

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4 Things to Expect During an Air Quality Test

January 1, 2021 | Asbestos Inspections

If you haven’t been feeling well while at work, and you can’t figure out why, it could be time for an indoor air quality assessment. Poor indoor air quality at the office can have a significant impact on your entire team. Mold-related illnesses can be scary, which is why AccuSpect Inspections is a Certified Mold and Indoor Air Assessor. We can help pinpoint what’s causing you to feel poorly, via our indoor air quality testing. Here is what you need to know about the process.

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Buying an Older Home? Schedule an Asbestos Inspection!

March 7, 2019 | Asbestos Inspections

Although its harmful properties are well-known today, asbestos was a common building and insulating material in the past. Especially in properties dating from the 1930s -1970s, asbestos is often found. The general rule of thumb is: if the building dates from before 1980, assume there’s asbestos somewhere. But don’t panic! Our team at AccuSpect Inspections has years of experience in inspecting for the presence of asbestos. If you are planning to buy an older home, give us a call first at (734) 467-7328 or schedule an inspection online.

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