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How to deal with asbestos during a home remodel

If you’ve recently discovered that the home you were hoping to remodel is contaminated with asbestos, don’t give up quite yet. Although remodeling a home with hazardous materials requires extra attention to safety, it’s still possible to transform your home while keeping yourself and your family safe.  Asbestos can indeed be dangerous. That’s why our…

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Fire safety during a remodel: What you need to know

If you’re like most homeowners, you probably have some concerns about the safety of your home while it’s being remodeled. It’s true that the process of remodeling naturally comes with some risks, including the risk of fire. While that risk is still low, it’s crucial for the safety of your home that you work with…

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How to deal with lead paint during a remodel

With enough exposure, lead contamination can pose serious health risks to anyone. While children and pets are the most vulnerable, adults and the elderly can experience lead poisoning, as well. Due to housing booms in the early 1900s, many Portland homes were built during a time when lead paint was the norm. So what should…

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What is a remodel site protection plan?

Remodeling your home is a lot like going in for surgery. You know you’ll be better off when it’s done, but there’s always a nagging fear that something might go wrong. Fortunately, a well-designed remodel site protection plan can help alleviate some of these concerns. Every day, our remodeling teams at Lamont Bros. work to renovate…

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