Lemon Grove Stucco is an EPA Lead Safe Certified Firm and Renovator
What is a certified Lead Safe Firm and Renovator?
A Certified Lead Safe Renovator is one who has recieved training so that he or she can work safely in or on the outside of you home, commercial building or schools that have lead paint. This training is provided by trainers specifically approved by the EPA to do so. In addition, a CERTIFIED LEAD SAFE FIRM is one the is certified by the EPA to be qualified to work safely with lead. Lemon Grove Stucco holds both of these certificates. Certified Lead Safe Renovator license #R-I 30213-11-00809 and a Certified Lead Safe Firm. License #NAT-108410-1
Why do you need to hire a Certified Lead Safe Firm and Renovator?
Starting April 22, 2010, no one is able to legally work for compensation on any home built before 1978 unless they accomplish all of the following:
#1. Received the training to Work Safely with Lead
#2. Passed the Lead test and been Certified as a Lead Safe Renovator,
#3. Registered with the EPA as a Certified Lead Safe Firm.
#4. Fulfilled all of the requirements and practices prescribed by the EPA.
Unless anyone has done all of the above and they are found to be working on a pre-1978 home or building, they could receive fines up to $37,000 per day per occurrence, be criminally prosecuted and even serve jail time!
Why should you hire Lemon Grove Stucco to work on your home?
Lemon Grove Stucco has been in business for 26 years with the same company name and with it’s original founding owner. We are recognized as the sand blast and re stucco industry leader in San Diego CA.
At Lemon Grove Stucco we are both a Certified Lead Renovator and a Certified Lead Safe Firm. If you own a home that was built be for 1978, lead paint is a concern, especially for the little ones, or mothers expecting a child.
As a Certified Renovator and firm Lemon Grove Stucco has received training so that we can safely work with homes built before 1978 that are
likely to have lead paint in them. You will not need to worry about lead dust from our work contaminating your home, as Lemon Grove Stucco will closely follow the EPA’s Lead Safe Work Practices.
In the areas around your home were Lemon Grove Stucco worked it will usually be cleaner when we leave than it was when we arrived. This is no reflection on your housekeeping. It simply means that we will thoroughly clean our work area. What a refreshing change that will be, to not have to clean up after construction workers around your home. You can be assured that lead dust will not be a concern. Peace of mind can be yours when you hire Lemon Grove Stucco to complete your sandblast and re- stucco project!
The EPA and local city inspectors are vigorously enforcing these lead safe laws with fines of up to $37,500 per violation per day till complied with by the un licensed contractor. This has become a nice source of revenue for the EPA and local city inspectors. This will usually cause big delays and work stoppage of your job until the non, licensed contractor sorts out his big problems and fines with the EPA and local city enforcement officers. Be wise and make Shure that all you’re Re Stucco contractors have their lead safe certifications, Insurances and state contractors licenses. ASK TO SEE THEM.
For more sand blast and re stucco information please visit my web site at www.lemongrovestucco.com
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