Removing Lead-Based Paint Video from Discovery Channel

Extreme caution and adherence to safety codes must be exercised when removing lead paint from the home. Learn some lead safety precautions you should take before you get to work in this clip from Discovery Channel’s “HowStuffWorks” show. Be sure to follow all of the…

Recovery Act Funding Made Homes Safer for Over 3,800 Children

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan announced that more than 3,800 children are safe from dangerous lead-based paint hazards and other health and safety risks due to grants from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and HUD’s…

HUD Settles with Two Cincinnati Landlords Over Lead Hazards

CINCINNATI – The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Ohio, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced two settlements against landlords for failing to inform tenants that their homes may contain potentially…