What the deal with Lead Paint?For every transaction i do in the Sacramento Area, i'm required to provide information to the buyers about lead based paint. Lead based paint was discontinued in the 1977. So most homes that were made pre 1978 contain lead based paint in them. That would include many of the homes in the Sacramento area. Most of the time my clients are not very concerned with it but it is still important to be aware that your home may contain lead based paint and what that means. Below is a short article about easily testing for lead based paint. THis is something that can be done during a buyers inspection period of escrow if they want to do so.[link removed by moderator]clear skies,Doug ReynoldsApril 12 2011 - Sacramento00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.