New baby? Get home checked for common contaminants

Posted on October 9, 2015 in Blog

New baby? Get home checked for common contaminantsIf you and your spouse are considering adding a baby to your family, you’ve likely got a lot on your mind. From going to all your prenatal checkups, eating healthy and taking your vitamins, getting the nursery ready, saving for maternity leave, and so much more—your plate is likely overflowing with pre-baby tasks.

Thankfully there’s one essential task that can be taken care of very simply: get your home checked for common contaminants by H2 Environmental Consulting Services. It’s one that doesn’t often pop up on people’s radars, but it can make a huge impact on you and your baby’s

Dangerous lead exposure is too common

Lots of people aren’t aware of the disgusting contaminants that could very well be lurking in their homes. Since lead paint was almost always used in homes and business properties until the late 1970s, many homes throughout the US and in California specifically are contaminated with lead. This can be a very big deal once your little one arrives because paint can chip off the wall, landing right where your baby is playing, and everyone knows babies put everything in their mouths. Protect your child from the potentially debilitating effects of lead poisoning by enlisting the professional hazardous material specialists at H2 Environmental Consulting Services test for it and other common contaminants.

Ew! Mold and fungus contamination

Lots of pregnant women are especially susceptible to colds. Their bodies are working so hard to create and nourish the baby that their immune systems don’t work at 100% optimal levels. Well, if you or your pregnant spouse is allergic to mold or fungus as well—it’s a recipe for disaster. Find out if your home has mold or fungus spores that could negatively affecting the health and well-being of everyone who lives there by calling H2 Environmental Consulting Services for an environmental evaluation today.

Asbestos exposure poses serious risks

When people are expecting a new baby, they often start thinking about renovating their homes. Making a room a bit bigger, or extending a closet, or making some upgrades suddenly feels like a more pressing task with a baby on the way. But one important consideration to keep in mind if that you don’t want to do ANY renovations without having your home checked for asbestos by H2 Environmental Consulting Services. We can do a quick and easy, conclusive test when you schedule an appointment by calling (800) 524-3578 or emailing

Working with H2 Environmental Consulting Services

When you schedule an appointment for your home’s environmental evaluation, our hazardous materials detection experts will check every molecule of your home for common contaminants. Then they’ll present you with a comprehensive report of the evaluation findings and suggest a remediation plan if any contaminants were detected. If you decide to proceed with the suggestions, great! We’ll make another appointment with you to thoroughly remove all contaminants from your home in the safest, most secure way possible, in accord with all federal and state laws.

You and your growing family will be able to rest easy in the knowledge that your home is 100% clean and pure after working with the decontamination experts at H2 Environmental Consulting Services. Now that’s something to celebrate!

Congratulations on your precious little one from everyone at H2 Environmental Consulting Services.