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September 21 2016

The Great ‘MAS’ Bake Off

The Great ‘MAS’ Bake Off took place on Monday 19th September at Midlands Asbestos HQ. There was some tough competition in the first of a now annual event with all office staff including Director Darren Skinner. The results (judged by our very own Mary Berry & Paul Hollywood) are shown below: 6th Place: Jamie Gatley

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May 10 2016

Where You Might Find Asbestos in Your Home

Where you might find asbestos in your home Should you get your home checked? Asbestos in your home is not necessarily a serious problem. However, asbestos materials may become damaged over time, leading to a potential health hazard. How do I know if it’s asbestos? Unless stated, it is very hard to tell whether a

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March 4 2016

MAS wants to know “How much do you know?”

Just what is asbestos and how much do we know about it? This is a question that is often at the forefront of our mind as we aim to raise awareness and help people deal with this dangerous material. We had a little brainstorm in the office and decided that we would go out and

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February 15 2016

Thank you for your support

I would like to express my sincere thanks to all of you who made a donation to my charitable organisation “Every Last Drop” which I started when I was at 6th Form. This group runs Sir Dembo’s School in Wellingara, The Gambia which includes both a nursery and a primary school. I visited the school

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December 11 2015

Every Last Drop – Jay Blake of MAS supports school in The Gambia

We’d like to take the opportunity to highlight the great work that our Customer Service Manager Jay Blake has been doing for charity. Jay is a founding member and trustee of the Every Last Drop group, who concentrate their efforts on the “Sir Dembo’s” school in The Gambia. He has visited the school every year

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November 26 2015

Myths about Asbestos Products

People don’t like to talk about asbestos. It’s a bit of a taboo subject, because of its associations with several serious diseases. Because of this, there are many myths and misconceptions surrounding asbestos products. As people don’t discuss it regularly (you don’t really want to tell people that your home/business is filled with a deadly

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November 19 2015

MAS awarded ARCA ‘Site Audit Gold Award’

Midlands Asbestos Solutions are absolutely thrilled to have been awarded our second consecutive ARCA ‘Site Audit Gold Award’ in September 2015, which is testament to the consistently high standards that our staff strive to achieve.   The Asbestos Removal Contractors Association (ARCA) is the UK’s leading asbestos removal association, responsible for auditing asbestos services companies

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July 27 2015

Where is asbestos hiding?

We recently gave information on what to do if you find asbestos in your business or home, but where should you be looking for these asbestos products? Where is asbestos hiding? We’ve put together some helpful infographics showing all the different locations in residential and industrial properties that asbestos might be hiding. Find out more

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July 1 2015

What To Do If You Find Asbestos In Your Business Or Home

Once you’ve found asbestos products in your home or business, it can sometimes be difficult to decide what to do. Should you call an asbestos removal company straight away, or try and clear it away yourself, so that the problem is fixed quicker? Below, we give advice on what to do with asbestos at different

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January 29 2015

Asbestos removal – job well done!

The offices were undergoing a major refurbishment programme which included the removal of AIB lining enclosed in metal casing to fourteen columns and AIB blind boxes to the courtyard window elevation. As other parts of the building were still occupied, MAS opted for a modular decontamination unit which was cited in the open plan office

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