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lead test floor finish

  1. Flooring
    I bought a 'lead testing kit' to check for the presence of lead in the finish on an 80 year old floor. The kit contained 2 small tubes which resemble those ammonia smelling ampules you find in first aid kits. The instructions say, [rub the end on test area... if it turns red, lead is present]...