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1604, 2020

How Covid-19 Has Affected Our Relationship with You

By |April 16th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Covid-19 virus has changed the daily lives of nearly everyone around the world. Here is a brief outline of how those changes affect our relationship with you. For now, the construction industry is still allowed to conduct business in Oregon, but not in Washington state. [...]

1504, 2020

When Was Asbestos Banned in the United States?

By |April 15th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

We are often asked, “When was asbestos banned?” To most people’s surprise, it really hasn’t been fully banned. The Clean Air Act of 1970 classified asbestos as a hazardous air pollutant and gave the EPA the power to regulate the use and disposal of [...]

111, 2017

Do DIY Tests for Asbestos and Lead-Based Paint Work?

By |November 1st, 2017|Categories: asbestos, asbestos testing, bob strong, lead paint testing|Tags: , , , , |

Are you a Portland-area homeowner planning a remodeling, construction, or demolition project? If you’ve been doing your homework, you’ve probably read about the rules and regulations surrounding lead-based paint and asbestos. Like many DIY home remodelers, you might even be wondering if you can save [...]

2505, 2017

5 Resources For DIY Home Remodelers In Portland

By |May 25th, 2017|Categories: Creative|Tags: , , |

Portland is home to the DIY spirit. From artists to craftsman to every kind of maker, Portland is a community that celebrates and supports the DIY mentality. For homeowners, do-it-yourself home remodeling and repair projects are no different. With a can-do attitude, the right resources, [...]

903, 2017

Hello, My Name is Bob!

By |March 9th, 2017|Categories: asbestos, asbestos testing, bob strong, lead paint testing, Uncategorized|

Hello, my name is Bob and I’m a graduate of Asbestos University. That’s the name I’ve recently given to the path my life has taken as I traveled from being a student at Benson High School in Portland, Oregon to ultimately becoming a certified [...]