Lead Based Paint

Are You Planning to Buy or Rent a Home Built Before 1978?

Did you know that many homes built before 1978 have lead-based paint? Lead from paint, chips, and dust can pose serious health hazards.

Read this entire brochure to learn:

  • How lead gets into the body
  • About health effects of lead.
  • What you can do to protect your family.
  • Where to go for more information.

Before renting or buying a pre-1978 home or apartment, federal law requires: