Permanently Eliminate the Risk of Lead Poisoning Caused by Lead-Painted Windows


Lead Safe Windows Alpharetta

Lead-painted windows can cause serious damage to your families health. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has information toxic lead levels. There could be products in your home that contain toxic levels of lead. If your home was built before 1978, it could be at risk. Opening and closing windows and doors can generate lead dust, which then contaminates your home.  Lead dust is also generated by deterioration caused by moisture and thermal exposure.

Lead is a naturally occuring element found in small amounts in the earth’s crust. While it has beneficial uses, it can be toxic to humans and animals.Unlike merely painting or papering over a lead-painted windows the surface, lead abatement is a way to permanently remove hazards.  The only way to permanently eliminate the risk of lead poisoning caused by lead-painted windows is to replace them.

Get the lead out – what you don’t see can hurt your family.

In children, lead can cause;

● Nervous system and kidney damage.
● Learning disabilities, attention deficit disorder, and
decreased intelligence.
● Speech, language, and behavior problems.
● Poor muscle coordination.
● Decreased muscle and bone growth.
● Hearing damage.

In adults, lead can cause;
● Increased chance of illness during pregnancy.
● Harm to a fetus, including brain damage or death.
● Fertility problems.
● High blood pressure.
● Digestive problems.
● Nerve disorders.
● Memory and concentration problems.
● Muscle and joint pain.
Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

We believe the Lead Awareness Program is so important, and why we’re helping trade professionals comply with lead-safe practices.   Simonton understands that nothing is more
important than your family’s safety. To learn more about lead


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