Residential Asbestos Survey

All samples are submitted to a NVLAP certified lab for analysis
Survey includes a full report acceptable to all jurisdictions in our service area.

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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)

Service Area:

We tried Envirotest when our normal guy was on vacation. They are so professional and reasonable; we never went back. I highly recommend them. Great folks!

Aaron W.,

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.

Certifications include:

  • Oregon CCB License Number 218776
    • Commercial Specialty Contractor Level 2
    • Residential Specialty Contractor
    • Lead Based Paint Renovator
  • Accredited AHERA Asbestos Building Inspector

Professional memberships include:

  • Home Builders Association of Metropolitan Portland
    • Professional Remodelers Organization
    • Professional Women in Building
  • National Association of the Remodeling Industry and NARI NW

Insurance coverages include:

  • General Liability
  • Errors and Omissions
  • Pollution Insurance

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