Lead Inspection/Testing New Jersey

Lead Inspection Testing for NY and NJ

DID YOU KNOW?

$20 per unit added to your Inspection Fees if your property is not certified as being Lead Free.

Any building built prior to 1978 if it is not certified as being lead free. The NJ DCA treats it as if it contains lead based paint.

You are required to use lead safe work practices when disturbing lead paint(or possible lead paint if not certified to be lead free)

You are required to take dust wipe sampling anywhere where work has been performed that has disturbed lead based paint (or possible lead paint if not certified to be lead free)and analyzed in a lab at your expense.

You are required to take dust wipe sampling in any unit where pregnant woman or children reside every year and analyzed in a lab at your expense

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If a state inspector deems it necessary, a risk assessment may be forced upon you.

You are required to keep records of all visual inspections; trainings and dust wipe sampling for at least 5 years.

More and more people when conducting real estate transactions are now testing the property for lead based paint before closing on any deal.

If a child gets lead poisoned while at your property, you are opening yourself up for litigation and law suits.

In addition starting April 22 2010 when a new EPA law takes effect throughout the country. There will be federal regulations requiring you to have training and keep records, as well as clearance of any work no matter how small, done at your property built prior to 1978, if not certified to be lead free.

HOW WE CAN HELP?

We are state certified to certify your property as being lead free and save you $20 per unit every 5 years, in addition to savings you the costs of laboratory analysis and lots of headaches down the road.

If we do find lead we can safely and cost efficiently remove it for you.We are licensed Lead Abatement contractors in New York and New Jersey

We can identify where the lead based paint is located and thereby make it easier for you to monitor it and diminishing the chances of having any problems in the future.

In the instance where lead was found in some areas, the areas found to be lead free no longer need all the training and dust wipe sampling that is required for building built prior to 1978. Both for the NJ regulations as well as the new EPA regulations.

In the instance where lead was found in some areas, the areas found to be lead free no longer need all the training and dust wipe sampling that is required for building built prior to 1978. Both for the NJ regulations as well as the new EPA regulations.

It is important to note that in accordance with 40 CFR 745, (Lead requirements for hazard education before renovation of target housing final rule) building components can be classified individually or on a statistical basis for the property as a whole to be considered “lead based paint free” without having the entire property certified as lead based paint free. If you have a multifamily property, not all units need to be tested in order to qualify the property as being lead free. We only charge for the units that need to be tested even though you’ll save time, money and headaches on all your units.

We have performed dozens of lead inspections from single family homes to multifamily housings of over 800 units. We have helped many landlords and homeowners save themselves money and aggravation through issuing Lead free Certifications and helping them protect themselves from any lead issue that may arise. Call us today for a free estimate on your property and save yourself all the burdensome and costly rules and regulations and a major liability. YOU’LL BE SURPRISED HOW AFFORDABLE WE ARE.