Last Activity:02-17-2013 5:03 PM
Posted in thread: I found a lovely room to rent, only problem is... the beige wall paint is chipping on 03-03-2013 at 05:21 PM
I asked him about the chipping paint and told him I'd rather have a newly painted room. I asked
whether it was lead paint and he told me that there was no way of knowing weather the paint was
Posted in thread: I found a lovely room to rent, only problem is... the beige wall paint is chipping on 02-17-2013 at 03:53 PM
I found this really nice room in a very nice, quiet house to rent and best of all it's in a
really quiet, rich part of my old neighborhood (the neighborhood I grew up in and came to love
over the year...
Posted in thread: how bad is this? on 02-12-2013 at 06:05 PM
So I've lived there for almost a year now and I have no noticeable symptoms. My language skills
are where they were about a year ago, no better but apparently no worse and my math skills are
Posted in thread: how bad is this? on 08-09-2012 at 10:48 AM
As you probably well know, such lead contamination is very detrimental for children. If you are
concerned about yourself, and apparently you are, I suggest an air purifier with a HEPA or
Posted in thread: how bad is this? on 08-08-2012 at 10:38 PM
So I decided to test some of the paint in my apartment with two test kits and I was quite
shocked at the results... [ame] all of the paint in the apartment that was there before I came
is lead paint....
Posted in thread: Lead paint worries... on 08-01-2012 at 10:56 AM
I wouldn't spend a lot of time worrying about lead exposure, people have been around it for a
long, long time. Unless you are chewing on the wood work, sanding the paint and sniffing the
Posted in thread: Lead paint worries... on 08-01-2012 at 12:59 AM
Okay, I'm a little worried about this. I moved into this OLD (built in 1961) apartment at the
beginning of April. When I signed the papers I asked the landlord if there were any hazards in
Posted in thread: What do you think of this? My tap water tasts strangely sweet... on 08-01-2012 at 12:40 AM
I don't drink tap water. I haven't since 2007 because of what I read about fluoride and
chlorine being harmful to the body, and both are abundant in the water here. However, when I
was taking a shower...
Posted in thread: howdy, new user on 07-31-2012 at 06:03 PM
Hi everybody, I'm here primarily because I want to talk about lead contamination. I'm sure most
of you are veterans when it comes to house-related jobs and affairs so I'm sure you can give me
- pressure washer advice
- Aggressive Deer
- Toilet will not fill
- Lost Storm Window out of triple track
- One Word Game
- Fire Safety
- Suggestions on how to repair
- Attaching wood post to concrete slab
- A little help with hardware, please?
- soffit vent ?
- Driveway Resurfacing
- Lennox A/C isn't cooling
- Eliminating Drywall Ceiling In Attached Garage
- Garage door opener just barks at me!
- Crumbling, 'spaling' exterior foundation walls