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DIY Samples

Do It Yourself (DIY) SamplesĀ – $55 per sample (minimum 2 samples)download-order-form

You can take the samples you need and post them to us. We will return a NATA certified report via email for $55 per sample (minimum 2 samples).

* For ASAP testing results in 48 hours add 25% to prices.
* Note: There is no such thing as an Asbestos Testing Kit.


DYI Sample Instructions

Sample Bag_Safe and Sound Asbestos Testing

Wear Appropriate Safety Equipment

  • Disposable plastic overalls
  • Certified P2 asbestos mask (don’t use a regular dust mask)
  • Safety boots covered at top by overalls
  • Disposable Rubber gloves

Have the Following Tools

  • Spray water bottle
  • Chisel/Scraper/Large Screwdriver
  • Pliers
  • Duct Tape
  • Snap Lock bags (at least 2 per sample)
  • Strong post bag

How to Take a Sample

  • Put on your overalls covering your boots
  • Put on your mask and gloves
  • Keep area wet using spray bottle mixed with detergent
  • Pry off sample about the size of a 5 cent peice
  • Place sample in snap lock inner bag and seal with Duct Tape
  • Mark on bag where the samples where taken from
  • Place inner bag in second Snap lock bag and seal
  • Place taped sealed bag in strong post bag
  • Complete Safe and Sound testing submission form
  • Mail to 42 Obrien’s Lane, Templestowe, Victoria 3106 or drop in locked mailbox.
  • Include return Email address and payment

 

Call us anytime to book a home visit or to discuss your situation – Phone 0498 704 255 or EmailĀ