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Asbestos Removal – a DIY job?

So you want to take down a wall in your home…you know..the one between the kitchen and living room. It will make your home a little bit more open concept. Simple right? The first question you need to ask yourself is when was your home built? If it was built before...

Investigate, Remediate…then Renovate

Entering the real estate market? Purchasing or selling a home built before 1990? Here are some facts you should know – and your realtor may not. You should be aware that homes that were built or renovated before 1991 will most likely contain asbestos. Asbestos was a...

Minerva Award Nomination for Corae Bracken of Home SOULutions

It was an honour to be one of four women nominated to receive the Minerva Award by the Comox Valley Women’s Business Network on Wednesday night. The Award is presented annually to recognize a business member with the organization who gives freely of her...

Are You a Tenant Dealing with Mould?

This article is also a good read for landlords First things first. Talk to the homeowner or property manager about it. Express your concerns. Ask if they will have a professional come and assess the situation – someone who is qualified in mould recognition and...

Tour of Asbestos Containment Area

Roy Piper of Home SOULutions Remediation takes you on a tour of the 3-stage decontamination area and the asbestos containment area. A containment area is built to ‘contain’ the asbestos fibres in a certain area and away from homeowners.  ...