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5 Issues Infrared Thermal Imaging Can Reveal in Your Home Inspection

Posted on Jan 14, 2022

For decades, the buyers' decisions on moving into a new house depended on visual inspection. But with the advancement in age and technology, new tools used for condition assessment of a home have been manufactured. Infrared thermal imaging offered by Inch By Inch Inspections is an example of such tools commonly called thermography. It helps in...

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The Harmful Effects of Asbestos Water Pipes in Toronto

Posted on Jan 11, 2022

Asbestos is a natural fiber that is strong and has chemical and fire-resistant features. Having such properties makes it useful in building and manufacturing firms. They are mainly used for sound absorption, insulation, fireproof in vehicles and textiles, and the strengthening of plastics and cement. Products such as pipes, floor tiles, electric...

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Mold Removal and Remediation at the Workplace

Posted on Jan 07, 2022

While mold serves a crucial role in the ecosystem, its appearance inside workplace buildings is dangerous. A mold-infected workplace can lead to serious health complications for employees because they breathe in mold spores regularly. As an employer, you can be held liable for exposing your employees to an unhealthy moldy working environment,...

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If Renovating Consider The Following Asbestos Risks

Posted on Jan 04, 2022

Asbestos may be found in a wide range of building materials, and it can be found in buildings of all ages. It is known to cause lung diseases such as mesothelioma and asbestosis. If you are renovating an older house, there are a few items that you should watch out for, which could contain asbestos. If you are thinking about renovating your home or...

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Building Owners Responsibility Around Designated Substance Surveys

Posted on Jan 01, 2022

Whether you are living your own property or renting it, you need to know if it is safe and free of toxic substances as the homeowner. Getting a Designated Substance Survey (DSS) for your Toronto home is the first step on that way. The DSS report provides you with preliminary information on the presence of asbestos and other hazardous substances in...

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Can Asbestos Be Fully Removed from A Building in Toronto

Posted on Dec 21, 2021

Wondering if you can safely get rid of all asbestos in your home once and for all? The short answer is yes. Complete asbestos removal in Toronto is possible when done by an expert contractor. This dangerous material can hide in many different building materials, so adequate safety precautions and proper identification are of utmost importance....

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Control Indoor Allergens to Improve Home Air Quality

Posted on Dec 17, 2021

Allergies are on the rise, especially among children. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, allergies are the 6th leading chronic disease in the United States, with 45 million Americans suffering from severe allergies. Low levels of indoor air pollutants can exacerbate allergy symptoms. Indoor air pollutants are inescapable....

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Steps To Proper Mold Removal In Toronto

Posted on Dec 10, 2021

Mold is a fast-growing problem in homes when it is not adequately maintained or has water damage. If you have noticed any signs of mold in your Burlington home, it may be necessary for you to hire a professional mold inspection company like Inch by Inch to inspect the problem. When undertaking mold removal in your Burlington home, it's...

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What to Know Before Hiring a Mold Removal Company in Toronto

Posted on Dec 07, 2021

Mold removal, or mold remediation, is necessary when toxic mold is discovered growing on a building’s structure. Whether the mold was caused by a roof leak, water intrusion, improper ventilation, or humidity control, its removal helps mitigate health and safety risks and prevents further property damage. Mold removal in Toronto buildings...

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Why Homeowners Need Asbestos Air Testing In Toronto

Posted on Dec 04, 2021

A lot of people have it in their heads that, asbestos is only present in older homes built before 1985 and therefore you only need to schedule asbestos testing in older Toronto homes. This is not true. Unfortunately, asbestos could be present in any home as a result of material that was used as insulation or filler.  Asbestos starts to...

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