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Rockinfigz

01:49PM | 04/02/03
Member Since: 04/01/03
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I just bought a home that was built in 1958..we have popcorn ceiling and want to get rid of it...how do i know if the ceiling contains asbestos..thks

Lawrence

10:34PM | 04/10/03
Member Since: 11/14/00
333 lifetime posts
You need to have it tested by a professional. Because of all the hype and litigation over asbestos, nobody will (or should) touch a DIY test kit.

Remember that asbestos is harmful if you inhale it, so be sure to wear a good mask if you do disturb it.

[This message has been edited by Lawrence (edited April 11, 2003).]

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