I have to chime in with the others who say do it yourself and save a
bundle. The stuff comes off mucho easy and the "hazard" is about as
great as walking down a beach on a windy day.
The only, repeat ONLY cases of asbestosis are found in people who spend
8 hours a day, five days a week, for twenty years, working with raw
friable asbestos without adequate lung protection.
The real fun comes after it's down and you have to skim coat the
ceiling before texturing and painting. If I had it to do over again,
I'd hire this part out. It's a bitch.
Here\'s some of my work:
I agree that asbestosis and mesothelioma are a rare outcome of
prolonged exposure, one must keep up to date on the latest Abestos
information out there. I googled and found http://www.asbestos-now.com
which seems to have a decent collection of information.
Just my 2c
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