Lead Poisoning and Your Home

By |2020-04-02T23:17:33+00:00February 2nd, 2020|Hazardous Materials Info|

Lead paint is not used anymore in the United States, but it was used for decades. Lead paint was found to cause lead poisoning, which could be deadly. Unfortunately, many older homes still contain lead paint. The lead paint is likely covered with coats for newer paint from remodels, but the lead paint is still [...]

Asbestos Testing- Start the New Year off on the Right Foot!

By |2020-01-29T18:53:08+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Service Info|

Asbestos exposure is very hazardous, but it hasn’t become mainstream until recently. With the recent lawsuits, documentaries, and news articles about asbestos exposure, it is no surprise that people are becoming more concerned. Asbestos fibers are known to cause illnesses such as cancer and possibly death. Asbestos exposure also doesn’t show signs immediately. It can [...]

Hazardous Material Removal – 5 Materials that Are Hazardous Inside Your Home

By |2020-01-16T21:40:38+00:00January 6th, 2020|Hazardous Materials Info|

Having hazardous materials in your home may be shocking to you, but many homes have or have had at least one in their home. Below, Colorado Hazardous Environmental will discuss five common hazardous materials that could be lurking in your home as you read this. Hazardous materials come in all forms and sizes, and many [...]

Ice Dams Can Lead to Severe Mold Growth

By |2020-01-16T21:12:04+00:00December 20th, 2019|Hazardous Materials Info, Household Tips|

Winter weather can be beautiful, but it can cause significant damages to your property. Ice dams can form on your room and cause leaks to occur. Many do not inspect their attics as often as they should, meaning the water stays and becomes a breeding ground for mold. Mold can cause structural damages and spread [...]

Lead Paint and Lead Poisoning – What Should You Know?

By |2020-01-16T19:55:36+00:00December 3rd, 2019|Hazardous Materials Info|

Lead paint was used in homes and businesses throughout the 80s and is still being found in some properties. Many ask if lead poisoning is a real thing, and if it is as bad as people say. Lead poisoning is very real and can cause permanent problems and even death. Below we will discuss a [...]

Frozen Pipes Can Lead to Mold Growth

By |2020-01-16T19:45:14+00:00November 17th, 2019|Hazardous Materials Info|

With Winter weather comes frozen pipes. This is a common occurrence that can often be stopped. While Colorado Hazardous Environmental isn’t a plumber, we do deal with mold. Mold is caused by water damages that go overlooked. Frozen pipes is one of the ways that water damages occur. Unfortunately, most pipes are not easily accessible, [...]

Ways to Prevent Mold Growth This Winter

By |2020-01-16T19:44:12+00:00November 3rd, 2019|Household Tips|

Mold can grow at all times of the year, but during the Winter, you can see a spike in water damages and mold growth. With water, damages can come severe mold. Mold can cause structural damages, make you ill, and spread throughout your home. Below, Colorado Hazardous Environmental will discuss a few ways to prevent [...]

5 Hazardous Materials That Could be In Your Home

By |2020-01-16T19:44:02+00:00October 19th, 2019|Hazardous Materials Info|

Your home should be your safe haven, but it could contain hazardous materials that could affect the health of you and your family. Colorado hazardous Environmental is here to help you determine if your home has dangers and what should be done to ensure your safety! Asbestos Asbestos is a very hazardous material. Asbestos exposure [...]

Rodents and Your Home this Fall – Ways to Protect Your Home!

By |2019-12-12T23:12:18+00:00October 4th, 2019|Hazardous Materials Info, Household Tips|

Fall is almost here and with it comes the colder weather. While the cooler weather is welcoming, it is also a time to be aware of rodents trying to enter your home. When the weather becomes cooler, and before it begins to snow, rodents will try to find a shelter for their families. These shelters [...]