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Lead & Rules Things every building manager should know. By Chuck Hardy L ead from paint, chips and dust can pose serious health hazards if not taken care of properly. Many houses and apartments built before 1978 have paint that contains lead (called lead-based paint). Since 1996, federal law requires that individuals receive a Lead Paint Pamphlet and Disclosure Form before renting, buying or renovating pre-1978 housing. What Is the Lead PRE Rule? painting The Lead PRE Rule is a Federal regulation affecting construction contractors, property managers, and others who perform renovations for compensation in residential housing that may contain lead-based paint. • It applies to residential houses and apartments built before 1978. • It requires distribution of the lead pamphlet, Protect Your Family from Lead in Your Home, to the owners and occupants before starting renovation work. Renovation includes most repair, remodeling and maintenance activities that disturb painted surfaces. Lead PRE implements Section 406(b) of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TCSA). Lead Paint Pamphlet and Disclosure Form We’re Helping Builders Sell Homes Concrete Restoration & Waterproofing Commercial • High-Rise • Residential Interior & Exterior • Masonry • Concrete Spall Repair • Plaster, Texture & Acoustic • Concrete Staining • Epoxy Coating • Decorative Concrete Floor Coating At PPG, we offer a full range of builder products specially formulated for easy application and perfect touch-up, professional job site coordination and builder support programs that are unparalleled in the industry. Visit to learn more Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum (808) 386-7404 Because Every Job Matters 36 June - July 2013 BMH Lic. No. C 5513, C 33, C 31, C 55

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Building Management Hawaii June/July 2013

Special Section: BIA Renaissance Awards
Solar & More - Made In The Shade
Solar Options For Condos
Beyond PV…The Power Of The Negawatts
Solar On The Highrise
On The Farm With PV
The Reality Of Exploring Solar
Steep-Slope Solar
Concrete & Asphalt - Fresh Surfaces for Work & Play
Pavement Maintenance 101
Asphalt Alternatives
Rocky Road
Pavement Preservation
Painting Top 5 Painting Tips
Painting & Exterior Finishes
Lead & Rules
On Site: Renting Delinquent Units

Building Management Hawaii June/July 2013