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 Serving Upstate New York........

             
   NYS Licensed Home Inspections  
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EPA Certified Firm
Lead Based Paint Risk Assessments
 Lead Paint Testing
Paint Chips    *   Dust Wipe Tests   *   3rd Party Exams
NYS Licensed Home Inspections
Radon Testing
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Our Licensing

NYS Home Inspection License #16000002892
EPA Risk Assessor License # NY-R_13541-1
EPA Certified Firm License # NY-14855-7 
Radon Residential Measurement Provider
NRSB ID # 9SS0049

 
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Lead Based Paint-Local Ordinance in Rochester......... 

 In Rochester, NY  properties requiring C of O's ,built before 1978, are now subject to a visual deteriorated paint inspection and/or lead dust wipe test to determine presence of lead based paint hazards. This is in response to the new Lead Based Paint Ordinance enacted by the City of Rochester in July, 2006.  Read the complete text of the ordinance (click here)


Have you received a "violation" notice
from the
City of Rochester Neighborhood Service Centers
regarding deteriorated paint? Or requiring a
 3rd party lead clearance exam? Or lead dust hazard


We've provided hundreds of these tests!
Let our experience and advice work for YOU!!
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    Our Fee for 3rd Party/dust wipe clearance exams is:

 Service fee .......................................................  $85  

 Price per sample @ $10 each (test requires 8 samples).... $80

  Shipping & handling to lab....................................  $10

                                                     Total test ... $ 175      

                 Our service includes:

  • arrival on job sight within 24 hrs of call (weekdays only)
  • 48 hr lab time analysis
  • complete report sent to you typically in (5) business days.... or less
  • Upon request, at no charge, deliver completed report to the City office, and mail/email client copy.
  • Retesting:  Should you fail any dust wipes, we reduce our rate for retesting to $40 plus, $10 per sample (applies only to 4 samples or less).
  • Optional: next day lab results at additional fee
  • *Special* Save $15 (coupon code 6452)
      •    Call for an appointment
        • 585-721-7770
            •  State-of-the-Art, NON-DESTRUCTIVE lead paint testing

               with a HUD approved XRF gun.
              Just hold it against a surface, pull the trigger, and in seconds a digital reading tells if it's lead paint or not!
              Perfect for pre-renovation examinations.
              In-home testing.....
              starting at just $150
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Out-of-state Landlords.....No additional fee, just ask & we'll deliver the necessary final 3rd party lead clearance exam reports directly to the local government office, and mail/fax/email a copy to you!!
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We have performed 3rd party lead clearance testing for landlords coast-to-coast, and realize the importance of a dependable, trustworthy company when involved in long distance transactions.
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Homeowners, do you know ...
           about the new EPA Rule?
Protect yourself, your families.....


EPA Lead Paint RULE 
"Renovation, Remodeling, and Painting Rule" 
The EPA’s Renovation, Repair & Painting regulation requires any persons distubing potential lead based paint in target housing (pre-78) to become RRP Certified Renovators, by taking a new one-day course about using "Lead Safe Work Practices" on the job. Contractors/Property Mgrs/ Landlords who violate the RRP regulations may face fines in excess of $32K per violation per day.
For more info visit:  www.epa.gov/lead
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Government Funds are available for home renovations  $$$
Resources for funding to help make your property lead based paint safe:(click link below) 

Remodeling an older home?

If you are remodeling a structure built prior to 1978, you may want to consider a 3rd Party lead dust wipe clearance examination after the work is completed. Or better yet, have the paint XRF tested professionally prior to beginning work. This is an EPA lead testing procedure which can help verify the interior was cleaned up properly, and there is no trace of residual lead based paint dust.  This is particularly important if there are children in the home are 6 yrs old or younger, or if a child has an elevated blood lead level, or if anyone is pregnant. Lead is a neurotoxin to young children, and is proven to cause permanent brain damage.  

Be sure to discuss lead based paint testing /concerns with your contractor PRIOR to  signing the contract, and possibly withholding some of the final payment until the home has achieved a 3rd party lead clearance exam
through a dust wipe lead test by us, an EPA Certified firm.

Need a Certified Renovator / Certified Firms ?
Local companies whom we've worked with on past lead-paint projects  
High Falls Renovations (Alex)  @ (585) 298-6680
Vekton Corporation (Roy) @ (585) 303-5782
All-to-Max Renovations (Dean) (585) 520-2260
 

The companies above are independent contractors and are not affiliated with Interstate Property Inspections Inc. 
We offer his contact information based solely on his years of reputable work, customer feedback, and high pass rate
when subject to required clearance testing.
Property owners may use any EPA Certified Remodeler of their choice. 
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   Parents & Grandparents

When your children or grandchildren come to your home, are you sure is it lead safe? Lead dust from 40-50-60 years of remodeling can remain in the home, and is virtually invisible to the naked eye.  
Have you looked for deteriorated paint? Or possibly, if there is lead dust residue in the house from previous work performed over the many years? 
A simple lead test / dust wipe testing, xrf testing or risk assessment can help you find out. The samples are sent to a laboratory for analysis.

Basement walls, posts, attics, windows, radiators, closets, old play sets in the yard, garages, old clothes poles, or an old fence can all be sources of lead paint poisoning.

Interstate Property Inspections Inc can provide you with a  Lead Hazard Home Evaluation, including dust wipe analysis, for as little as $200


Have a dispute with a contractor ?? 
 Call the Better Contractors Bureau (BCB) @ 585-338-3600
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Buying a new home?  visit our next page  Home Inspection /FAQ (click here)      


                    

 RADON........            
There is no "safe" radon level

EPA's recommendations to homeowners:

  • If your radon level is 4 pCi/L or higher, fix your home.
  • If your radon level is 2 pCi/L or higher, consider fixing your home.

Odorless and invisible, Radon gas permeates through concrete floors and basement walls,

and is the #2 cause of lung cancer ....behind cigarette smoking.

 SAVE $$ Save $15 off any lead testing service - Code 6452  SAVE $$


Call us today at ... 585-721-7770
Lead paint testing * Clearance exams * Home Inspection * Radon Testing
The EPA RRP Rule  *
The EPA RRP Rule  *  Renovation Rule *
 RRP Training * Renovation Rule *
Lead paint law for Contractors * Remodelers
New painting law for Contractors and Remodelers
RRP on-line certification training * Renovation Rule online training New York * On-Line EPA Renovator Certification

Lead test * 3rd party Clearance Exams * Lead paint Risk Assessment * Home Inspection * Radon
 
 
So,,,,,, what kinds of things
can an inspector find
 during a home inspection??

Sometimes nothing severe, and other times.......even I am surprised!!
Let's just say, it's YOUR money. We won't tell you to buy it, or not buy it.

But we will give you a detailed analysis of the condition of the property!!

The inspection is ours, but the ultimate decision is yours.........

Know the facts!

Know what you're investing your money in!!

The EPA RRP Rule  *  Renovation Rule *
The EPA RRP Rule  *
Lead based paint testing services
Home inspection * Radon testing *
Rochester, New York
Lead paint law for Contractors * Remodelers
New painting law for Contractors and Remodelers

We are certified NYS Home Inspection Firm License # 16000002892

Email us @   info@leadpaintpros.com 
Interstate Property Inspections * 37 Alhambra Drive * Rochester, New York 14622
Phone: (585) 721-7770
Lead based Paint Testing * XRF Testing * Lead Paint Clearance Exams * Home Inspections * XRF Testing * 3rd Party Dust Wipe Testing
Lead paint law for Contractors * Remodelers
New painting law for Contractors and Remodelers

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