If your home was built between the 1940s and the 1970s:
- Have a professional inspector inspect your home for asbestos.
- If asbestos is found in poor condition, use a certified contractor to help solve the problem.
- Don't try to remove asbestos yourself.
Sources: American Academy of Pediatrics; Environmental Improvement and Energy Resources Authority
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