Contaminants in Domestic Water Wells

Do you remember when we dipped a ladle in the creek and drank deeply of its cool, clear water?  Contaminants affect water quality from incredible distances.  Now, domestic water wells must be tested before being used. Water Contamination  Bacteria, viruses,

The Risk of Asbestos

Asbestos was considered one of those natural products that provided many economic benefits. In some parts of the world, it still does. However, throughout the world, the health risks of using asbestos far outweigh any economic benefits. People Affected The

Water Well Maintenance

Water is our most valuable resource.  In rural Texas, most of the water delivered to our homes, businesses, or crops flows from deep wells.  If your wells don't function correctly, then serious problems develop. Therefore, schedule water well maintenance before

Does your Roof Need Replaced?

How can you tell if your roof needs replaced? If your home is your castle, then it protects you, keeps you dry, and keeps your family safe and warm.  However, a leaking roof allows water in and begins a series

Energy Saving Tips

Save Energy with These Tips You have one appliance in your home that uses 20% to 30% of your monthly electricity, your refrigerator.  Make sure you have an energy efficient one.  Now, let’s discuss some simple steps you can take

Choosing a General Contractor

Choosing the right general commercial contractor for your government, industrial, or commercial construction or renovation project can be the most important decision you’ll make.  The wrong general commercial contractor could cost you thousands of dollars and possibly destroy your project. 

Water Well Maintenance

Don’t Forget Water Well Maintenance Water is our most valuable resource.  Imagine what would happen without water. In rural Texas, some of our water is delivered to our homes, our businesses, and our crops from deep wells.  Without well-functioning, maintained

Asbestos in the Workplace

  The United States banned the use of asbestos in building materials and  other applications in 1989. But the courts partially overturned the ruling, allowing continued use of products manufactured with this deadly fiber before 1989. Deaths Continue Even with

AOC Environmental Demolition Services

When we were kids, we loved to demolish anything from sandcastles on the beach to snowmen sitting in the front yard.  At AOC Environmental, we love to demolish, too.  We’re on a much different scale than when we were kids,

Asbestos at Home

Do You Have Asbestos in Your Home? If your home was built before 1975, you’re probably living in a cocoon of asbestos.  Prior to 1975 most insulation was made with asbestos.  Many of the heat pipe or water heater wrappings

Magic Mineral to Serial Killer

There have been many “positive phenomena” through history that  created  more harm than good.  Asbestos is one of those.  It's a magic mineral turned serial killer. What is Asbestos? Asbestos is a mineral recognized more than 4,000 years ago to

Ground Water

Water, water everywhere, but nary a drop for us. Drought, pesticides, and organics can all affect the quality of water for a homeowner. Knowing where your water is coming from and the quality of that water is one of the

Mold Growth in your Building

mold remediation
We experience events every day that put us at risk. What’s the best way to manage risk in our daily lives?  One could participate in extreme sports and manage the level of risk by being prepared. There are risks all

Is Your Foundation in Good Shape

Is Your Foundation in Good Shape? Whether applying makeup, building a boat, driving a car, or about anything, if you don’t start with a good foundation, the results end up in a mess. Everyone needs to understand why a good

Choose a General Contractor

How to Choose a General Contractor? You’ve decided to construct a new building or renovate an existing one. The foundation for the project can determine the ease of the process and the ultimate success. One of the most important decisions

Quality Work for Flint Inspection

“Only as good as the last job” is true for any company. AOC Environmental has been using this statement as a motto for the past 20 years. It’s a part of their ongoing business relationship with Flint Inspection & Consulting