When and Why Was Asbestos Used?

The question that does come about it is simple. When was asbestos used and why was it used in the first place? Here are just a few reasons when and why people used asbestos. Fireproofing Properties When it came to using materials that were  inexpensive and had fireproofing qualities, asbestos was found to have fire … Continued

Occupations At High Risk For Asbestos Exposure

Asbestos is a mineral that is made up of soft fibers. These fibers are resistant to heat, chemical corrosion, and electrical insulation . With such a variety of uses, it’s easy to understand why it is considered useful. However, there is a possibility that extensive exposure to asbestos can be extremely harmful  to humans.  While … Continued

The Continuing Dangers Of Asbestos Exposure

Asbestos is considered to be a prominent issue that prevails across the world. While the use of asbestos has largely been limited, older buildings and other locations still pose a risk to citizens’ livelihood. Because of its ability to overcome heat and chemicals, the mineral has been previously widely used in almost every aspect. Construction … Continued

Why You Should Choose EnviroHive?

Looking for a team of consultants and surveyors to survey your property or property portfolio? If yes, then please contact our offices at your convenience. No matter whether you want advice about any suspect materials in your building or need a quotation for any property, our team of experts will provide you assistance at every … Continued

What Is Included In An Asbestos Survey?

Visual surveys are not enough to detect the presence of asbestos containing materials in your property. For this reason, you need the services of a professional asbestos survey company. The asbestos survey or inspection conducted by a team of professionals will identify the presence of asbestos materials, these are then sampled and subjected to laboratory … Continued

Demolition In London – Why Surveys Are Critical?

Are you thinking of demolishing or refurbishing a property in London? But before you proceed further with the demolition process, you need to have a demolition asbestos survey conducted on your property. Any building that was constructed from 1850 to 1999 is likely to have asbestos-containing materials in it. This is why it is extremely … Continued

Asbestos Hazards And Important Things To Remember

If you own a commercial property that was built during the years of 1850 and 1999, then you should definitely get an asbestos survey of your property on a regular basis. Although the government has made it compulsory for all the commercial property owners to conduct an asbestos survey of their property regularly, the same … Continued