Lead Paint Requirments

Last Friday, the EPA announced they will delay the enforcement of worker training and firm certification requirements for the Lead-Based Paint (LBP) rule. The rule originally went into effect on April 22; however, now Atlanta remodelers have until Oct. 1, 2010, to file for firm certification, until Sept. 30 for workers to register and Dec. 31 for workers to take[...]

Get the Lead Out

Before you start your Atlanta home renovation, make sure you know the latest about lead paint. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has implemented the Lead, Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule (RRP) which was created in an effort to protect millions of children from lead poisoning.  If you are planning to renovate, repair or paint a home built before 1978,[...]