Residential Asbestos Survey

All samples are submitted to a NVLAP certified lab for analysis
Survey includes a full report acceptable to DEQ, L & I, and Metro

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Miscellaneous Material

  • Flooring, roofing, glazing, gaskets, adhesives, etc.



Homogeneous (same) surfacing material (texture) – popcorn, orange peel, knock down, skim coat, plaster, stucco, etc. Required by EPA (40 CFR 763.86)

  • 1000 ft² or less of material being removed requires three (3) samples of each different surfacing material



  • 1000 ft² – 5000 ft² of material being removed requires five (5) samples of each different surfacing material



Common Asbestos Containing Material

  • Interior walls and ceilings: acoustical tiles, glue dots, plaster, and textured surfaces
  • Exterior walls: cement siding, stucco
  • Flooring: vinyl tiles, sheet vinyl, some mastic adhesives
  • Insulation/fireproofing: block, boiler, spray-applied, vermiculite, monokote, sink undercoating, thermal system insulation (fiberglass, cellulose, and mineral wool are exempt)
  • Gaskets: furnace mechanical, boiler, wood stove (automotive gaskets are exempt)
  • Heating: white paper or seam tape on ducts, air-duct cement and insulation
  • Roofing materials: tar paper, felt, silver/white roofing paint, Nicolite paper
  • Fire doors, fire/kiln brick and fireproofing
  • Various compounds: window glazing, adhesives, caulks, patching, mastics, vapor barrier products (plastic or synthetic materials such as Tyvek are exempt)
  • Electrical: switch gear, circuit boxes and fuse panels; wiring with cloth insulation (Romex wiring is exempt)

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The EnviroTest team has over 40 years of professional experience and we offer homeowners and contractors in the Portland and Vancouver areas reliable, and cost-effective asbestos and lead-based paint testing.

Our certifications include:

  • General Contractor, CCB# 218776
  • Certified Lead Based Paint Renovation Contractor
  • Accredited AHERA (asbestos) Building Inspector
  • Member, Home Builders Association of Metropolitan Portland
  • Member, Professional Remodelers Organization
  • Member, National Association of the Remodeling Industry
  • Member, Oregon Remodelers Association
  • Member, American Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists
  • Member, Northwest Radon Coalition
  • Errors and Omissions Insurance
  • Pollution Insurance

In addition, we carry both Errors & Omissions and Pollution Insurance policies.

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