When to Conduct Lead Testing
Having your New York City home or business premises tested for lead is advisable in the following situations:
Serious Health Risks
Lead poisoning is one of the most preventable environmental childhood diseases, impacting hundreds of thousands of children in the U.S. Many laws have been passed over the years to eliminate the threat of this toxic material. The New York local lead law, for example, compels landlords to assess child-occupied houses for lead-based paint dangers at least once a year and repair all lead-based paint issues after a unit is vacated.
Children who are exposed to even low levels of lead can suffer from:
AAA Lead Professional’s lead testers are:
Risks of lead poisoning during pregnancy are also grave, including low birth weight, stillbirth, premature delivery, and miscarriage.
Our Lead Testing Process
At AAA Lead Professionals, our team is EPA-certified. We strictly abide by lead-safe work practices when working with lead.
Lead Test Kit vs. Professional Testing
When it comes to your family’s health, it is better to be safe than sorry. The EPA strongly advises that a certified lead inspector performs all lead-related tests. Well, there are DIY lead test kits available. There are cheaper than professional testing; however, their accuracy is debatable, and they don’t offer the detail that an inspection gives. At AAA Lead professionals, we make the process as efficient, smooth, and hassle-free as possible. Our team can deliver same-day testing and analysis.
Schedule a Free Consultation Today
If you are concerned that lead may be present in your home or have already gotten a lead violation notice from the New York State Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) or Department of Health (DOH), AAA Lead Professionals is here to help. Contact us today for a free consultation or estimate.