What is Radon?

Radon is a natural gas that occurs deep within the Earth's soil. This gas can enter buildings and homes through cracks and other openings in the foundation and walls.

Radon is the 2nd leading cause to lung cancer in the United States.

Radon Gas can NOT be seen

Radon Gas does NOT have a smell

Radon gas can NOT be tasted

Unless specific testing and monitoring is performed, toxic radon gas could be entering your home at dangerous levels.

How to Test Your Home for Radon.

Testing for radon is actually quite simple and can easily be performed by the homeowner or a home's occupants.

The process consists of placing the testing device, collecting that same device, sealing it, and sending it by mail to a lab.

There are 2 types of kits used when testing for radon.

Test kits are sold online and locally in most hardware stores. 

Short-Term Test Kit
  • Measures Radon Levels for a Period of 3-7 days.
  • Provides a quicker result.
Long-Term Test Kit
  • Measures Radon Levels for a Period of 3 months up to 1 year.
  • Provides a more accurate reliable test.

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