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Does this ceiling look like it contains asbestos?

Postby high_fibre_bran » Sat Oct 03, 2020 9:36 am

Hi, I had a leak in the kitchen ceiling. When I told my parents about it they decided to rip part of it off. I am worried in case this ceiling contains asbestos. Can I still go in there to make food and drink?
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Postby stoneyboy » Sun Oct 04, 2020 9:53 am

Hi high_fibre_bran
Looks like wood-chip paper on a plastered ceiling. If you are concerned, carefully scrape off a bit into a sealable plastic bag and send it to one of the testing labs to see if it contains any asbestos.
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