With all the health & safety surrounding asbestos and the removal of asbestos items, I was very surprised to be asked to remove an asbestos water tank. With all my years in the building trade, and experience in safely handling asbestos, I have never seen or heard of an asbestos water tank.
In our last blog post we detailed how an elderly gentleman had nearly fallen for scare tactics by rogue traders to sell him the idea of a roofline replacement - soffitts and guttering work basically. Luckily, we were alerted to the scam by a friend and we were able to both remedy the shoddy work already done and also complete the roofing job safely and with a significant cost saving over what the client had originally been quoted by the scammers. What Happened Next Within 3 hours of an elderly couple falling for a typical rogue trader scam, Tilehurst Roofing Contractors had erected a full scaffolding and made watertight the damaged roof and fascia boards.
After taking intensive training courses on the handling of asbestos, and its safe disposal, at Tilehurst Roofing we are now fully qualified to remove and dispose of grey asbestos.Visit our specialist page to find out more about how we can help with the safe removal and disposal of asbestos roofs, soffits and other structures.