tayat13, Renter in Los Angeles, CA

Does the popcorn ceiling in this property contain asbesto?

Asked by tayat13, Los Angeles, CA Thu Jul 18, 2013

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Very likely. It was built in 1970 and asbestos regulation had not yet gone into law in the building trades.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Fri Jul 19, 2013
It's unknown. You would need an asbesto specialist to find out as part of the buying process and check any disclosures offered about it. You could also check with the Housing Department of the City of Los Angeles. In LA in there are a lot of this type of ceiling, you could have it removed or negotiated it. Are you a buyer, seller, renter, or ....?

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Possibly... You'll need to ask a contractor or a qualified building inspector may have an opinion. The property owner may be obliged to disclose this as well if they're aware of it.. Best of luck.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Fri Jul 19, 2013
Hi tayat13:

See the trulia link below for steps you should take to find out:

http://www.trulia.com/voices/Home_Buying/Looking_at_possible…

-Steve
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