For years now we have know about the serious side affects from Lead exposure and poisoning. Fortunately in 1978 the use of lead based paint was banned for residential use. If you purchased a home building after this date, then your home should be free of lead, but what if your home was built prior to 1978? Chances are good that your home has lead in it. Normally this is not a major problem unless you have young children who like to suck on the windowsills or if you have significant cracking and peeling on interior or exterior painted surfaces. Read More