In Trail and Rivervale, and in all homes built before 1976, dust stirred up by renovations can expose people to lead and other hazards. It is important to protect children, pregnant women, workers and others from exposure to renovation dust. The Trail Area Health & Environment Program (THEP) offers free dust containment supplies for all types of renovators in Trail and Rivervale and for those working on homes built before 1976 anywhere in Greater Trail.

Thep.ca has tips to keep your renovation simple and lead safe. You will find ‘how to’ videos made in Trail along with information for contractors and Do-It-Yourself renovators.

THEP also offers free advice. Call them at 250-368-3256

Or email programs@thep.ca to order free lead safe dust containment supplies.