Painting Company Training Requirements

We have put together a good starting guide for painting companies and the training they should consider below.  If you have questions, comments, or you feel like something should be added please let us know. Training Needed Frequency…

Lead Renovator Frequently Asked Questions

Lead Renovator Frequently Asked Questions Throughout the year, we are asked several questions while we teach the EPA Certified Lead Renovator Initial and Refresher training.  We thought it would make sense to start a list of the questions…

EPA Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule Individual Certification

EPA Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule Individual Certification EPA Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule Individual Certification is required for any contractor working in target housing or child-occupied facilities.  Target housing is…

Harbour Town Recovers Quickly From Hurricane Matthew

Great news for South Carolina as Harbour Town has reopened ahead of schedule.  This clears the way for the RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing to take place as scheduled.  Holes 17 and 18 at Harbour Town Golf Links are near the top two finishing…

Renovation Repair and Painting Final Rule

Renovation, Repair and Painting Final Rule (RRP Rule) The Renovation, Repair and Painting Final Rule (RRP Rule) addresses activities that disturb lead-based paint in target housing and child-occupied facilities. Target housing is defined…

RRP Rule - Firm Certification

RRP Rule - Firm Certification The Renovation, Repair and Painting Final Rule (RRP Rule) requires that all covered renovations be performed by certified firms using certified renovators and other trained workers. Certification is active for…

Exterior Cleanup Requirements

Exterior Cleanup Requirements Exterior Cleanup Requirements are extremely important.  Lead contaminated soil can poison those exposed, making exterior cleanup equally as important as interior cleanup. If work takes place on an exterior porch…

RRP Waste Disposal

RRP Waste Disposal RRP Waste Disposal is very straightforward and simple.  The key to successfully controlling the waste is having a solid plan on what to do with it.  Before the job begins the Certified Renovator in charge of the project…

Specialized Tools

Airborne Leaded Dust: Specialized Tools During renovations, we can great a lot of Airborne Leaded Dust if we aren’t using specialized tools. Traditional power tools lack HEPA filtration systems. The lack of filtration causes large quantities…