Commerical Asbestos Removal (Tile Removal)
What is Asbestos roofing
Until the early 1980s in Adelaide, asbestos was a material that was widely used both in home construction and commercial construction. One of the most common uses for this asbestos material was asbestos roof materials such as shingles and tiles. If your home was built at any point before the middle of the 1980s, there is a chance that your roofing shingles may be made using asbestos.
Coming in the form of roofing shingles and corrugated sheeting, the aesthetic makeup of asbestos roofing on Australian businesses is reasonably common.
Since this era, many roofing shingles and tile manufacturers have worked hard to seek out alternative materials for the purpose of roofing. As a result, asbestos roofing shingles and tiles are far less common in commercial properties, as the material is often removed. Unfortunately, this does not rule out the problems associated with businesses built in the past, as commercial property owners have to face the idea of a harmful substance being found within their walls, ceilings and roofs. If you are unsure whether your roofing system is comprised of asbestos, it is essential to employ the assistance of Quality Roofing for the safety of your business.
Why Remove Asbestos
Roofs that were constructed using asbestos were commonly referred to as asbestos roofs, but most of these roofs contained less than 30 % of asbestos fibres, meaning that they were classified as asbestos materials. The most common type of asbestos that was used in roofing tiles was transit, which was made of a combination of asbestos fibres and cement along with other materials which were added as needed. The asbestos cement mixture was capable of being moulded and then cut into different shapes – giving the material the same look as slate roof tiles. It also could be drilled with holes, making the entire installation process faster and more efficient. The addition of the asbestos fibres to the other concrete composites added fire resistance, resistance to deterioration and an extreme bonus durability. Commercial properties that were covered with asbestos roofing tiles were designed to last as long as one hundred years when they were maintained properly.
Today, the word asbestos is a frightening one, because people that have been exposed to the airborne toxin have gone on to develop malignant mesothelioma, lung cancer and asbestosis among other lung and breathing diseases and disorders. For this reason, if you feel as if your home may have a roof containing asbestos, it would be important for you to contact a certified asbestos shingles removal company, or a company offering asbestos roofing removal like quality roofing.
There is no reason to put yourself at risk, considering how many expert certified companies are out there that are willing to handle the asbestos shingles removal for you. The asbestos roof removal process is one that needs to be taken seriously by professionals that have the tools and the know-how required to remove the asbestos from your home without putting anyone at risk. If you are serious about your health and the removal of asbestos from your home, call the right asbestos roof removal company – Quality Roofing, today.
Protect your business
Far too often, South Australian businesses choose to ignore the fact that these materials can be incredibly costly to productivity. If you unknowingly disturb asbestos Australian regulations would dictate that people need to be removed from the area, therefore stopping business. If you’re proactive in the removal of this material you can plan accordingly, and ensure that your business, whatever industry it may be, is not disrupted by the lack of progress.
To ensure the longevity of your business commercial asbestos roof tile removal is essential. This will ensure that you and your employees are not exposed to the hazardous effects of the material and that your business isn’t interrupted.
Enlist professional help
One of the core challenges with commercial asbestos tile removal is the safety. It is essential that this process is undertaken by a professional from start to finish. At Quality Roofing we can handle the identification phases as well as the safe and efficient removal and packaging. Sometimes, it is difficult to identify the extent of your asbestos exposure, and that’s why the professional help is vital.
We can provide you with a cost-effective and safe service that is designed around personal wellbeing. We know the ins and outs of Australian asbestos removal regulations, so you don’t have to. Your business will endure without the threat of compromised protection or even closure due to any asbestos-related issues.
Why Quality Roofing
With decades of asbestos experience in Adelaide, we have seen the evolution of asbestos roofing and have assisted countless businesses in the removal of this material. While some choose to leave the material, we find that those who elect to undertake the demolition of a property or a comprehensive re-roofing service rest easy knowing that they won’t have to deal with any potential asbestos breakdown in the years to come.
Our team focuses on care and precision during this process which allows us to look after every aspect of the commercial asbestos removal process. From identification to individual tile removal (as well as all of the adequate wrapping and disposal), the entire process can be handled from start to finish with the Quality Roofing Team. With friendly service and professional knowledge, Quality Roofing can be your Adelaide asbestos experts.