Resources for Parents and Homeowners

Lead Poisoning Prevention 

Basic information about lead, lead poisoning, and how to prevent lead poisoning in children and adults. View frequently asked questions and download data on lead poisoning in Nebraska.  

Finding a Contractor 

Resources to help you hire trained and licensed contractors who can test for lead, remove (abate) lead, or contractors who can renovate older homes using lead-safe work practices. 

Home Renovating and Remodeling

Resources for homeowners who conduct do-it-yourself projects. Learn how to safely handle lead paint during home renovations, remodeling, repairing, and painting.

Lead Contaminated Soil

Lead can contaminate soil from deteriorating paint or pollution. Learn more about how to address lead in soil.

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