You remember how your parents looked for the monster under your bed or in your closet. You probably do the same for your own children. But as an adult, you don’t believe in things like monsters anymore, not the make believe kind, anyway.

Now that you’ve grown up, you worry about other “monsters” in your life. If you live in an older home, then the word “asbestos” probably worries you like the Boogeyman or La Llorna frighten your children.

However, you likely don’t know if your home contains asbestos or not. Here we will tell you everything you need to know about this building material and how you can check if your house contains it.