I bought my 1925 colonial 2 years ago and as a first time homebuyer probably didn't ask enough questions about the asbestos cement roofing. I was told it was in good shape (by a general home inpector, not a roofing inspector), but now I'm beginning to wonder. It looks terrible...stained, moss growing in some areas...and I am looking for some advice on what to do.
I have read other posts on this board about this type of roofing and it looks like not much can be done to improve the appearance. My next option, I suppose, would be to have it replaced....or at least inspected to see if it really is in good shape or not.
I have only found 2 local roofing companies that say they are licensed asbestos removal contractors. Is that what I'm looking for? What kind of questions should I ask them when I call? Any idea on the cost?
If anyone has had experience with a project like this, I would like to hear about it.
Thanks for your help.
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