Asbestos awareness is very important when it comes to any construction of your home. Any object containing asbestos is dangerous if handled improperly. It can act as a safe surface and protect a building for many years if left alone. The danger comes when asbestos materials are moved or broken. The microscopic asbestos fibers become airborne and enter the lungs when they are broken. Because of this, one needs to know what to do about asbestos.