Lead-Safe Practices

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3 Quick Ways to Get Into the New Silica Rule

Remodeling Magazine’s editor Craig Webb offers some guidance including a table... More

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Dust Collecting HEPA Vacuums

Six tool-triggered HEPA vacs rated for use on jobs where lead-paint rules apply More

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Three Industrial-Grade Ridgid Vacs

Part of a new line of 12 wet/dry vacuums, these particular models stand out. More

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BuildClean Dust Control System

Hate sweeping and vacuuming the jobsite? Then you might want one of these. More

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BuildClean Dust Control System

Hate sweeping and vacuuming the jobsite? Then you might want one of these. More

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ZipFast Barrier Panels

These modular reusable nylon panels are easier to use than plastic. More

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Lowe’s to Pay Record $500K Penalty Over Subs’ Lead-Paint Rule Violations

EPA cites job practice and recordkeeping infractions by contractors that Lowe's uses More

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New Bosch Dust Extractors

These vacs have self-cleaning filters and integrate with the company’s L-Boxx system. More

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Judge to Companies that Sold Lead Paint: Pay $1.1 Billion to Clean Up Your Mess

A California judge ruled against three companies that sold lead paint prior to its being banned in 1978 and said they are liable for a portion of the mitigation costs in certain California counties. More

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Tools for Lead-Safe Paint Removal

Here’s an interesting article about four tools that can be used to remove paint... More

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Graco Ultra Paints Small Jobs Quick

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DeWalt DW079LG 20V Green Rotary Tough Laser

Tested in the snow and rain, this IP67-rated laser unit wears the “tough” name well.

Two Wedge-Style Work Boots

Golden Fox and Thorogood are affordable, lesser-known boot brands. Do they stand...

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