Asbestos in your home - and your health

Asbestos Dangers in Your Home

This page will help you understand asbestos: what it is, its health effects, where it is in your home, and what to do about it.

On this page:

Next Steps, on other pages on EHSO:

Asbestos Do's And Don'ts For The Homeowner

 Asbestos Professionals: Who Are They And What Can They Do?
includes:

  1. If You Hire A Professional Asbestos Inspector

  2. Selecting a laboratory to analyze the samples

  3. If You Hire A Corrective-Action Contractor