Archive for May, 2011

Pressure Washing Leaded Homes

Pressure washing A unusual question arose today that caught me off guard. Does pressure washing a leaded home require an RRP certified  person to do it? The problem arose when the painters helper arrived to wash the house. There isn’t any deteriorated paint to speak of and we are just rinsing off dirt prior to […]

OSHA and Lead

Occupational Health & Safety Administration OSHA has a set of rules that has been around long before RRP that is designed to protect workers. The EPA’s RRP rule is to protect the environment and the health of the occupants and HUD has its rule to deal with housing. I posted a nice piece on the […]