What Is Asbestos

Asbestos in Ancient Times Asbestos is a natural mineral that comes in a variety of textures and colors. The most common types are chrysotile, tremolite, and amosite. The history of asbestos use goes back as far as the Stone Ages. Fibers were found in many materials...

Mold Remediation Versus Removal

When mold rears its ugly head, the last thing you need is the wrong solution to the problem. Those tell-tale black spots on you walls or attic sheathing are a clear sign that something is wrong, it is a question of mold remediation versus removal. Simple removal of...

Welcome to the Team, Mark!

Alpine Environmental is excited to introduce Mark Doyle as our newest Client Services Representative. He has joined our Client Services team to further broaden our lead paint abatement customer base. Mark comes to Alpine with a wealth of knowledge and experience in...

Crawl Space Mold Remediation and Mold Encapsulation

Crawl space mold remediation is rarely worried about as much as basement mold. Did you know that if your home is built not on a basement but on a crawl space, that you can have the same mold spore issues in your home as you could with a basement? Fortunately, crawl...

Attic Mold Remediation

Attic mold is just as common as basement mold, but much easier to miss. Attic mold grows on roof sheathing in attics when warm air from the house gets trapped in the attic due to inadequate insulation or insufficient ventilation (not enough soffit and/or ridge...

Lead Paint Abatement Costs

Understanding lead paint abatement costs and contracts. The lead paint abatement world can be a foreign, confusing place. Strict yet confusing regulations and the stress of dealing with a toxic substance in your home make for a very taxing situation. To add to this,...