• Radon What Is It and How To Check For It

    Radon testing and inspection

    Radon is an odorless and colorless gas that is produced from the Earth?s soil due to the natural decay of uranium. However, while radon levels may be limited outdoors and therefore may not be a health concern they can accumulate and become detrimental indoors. Knowing how radon may get into your home and how to test for it are essential to not only your health, but also the health of your loved ones.

    How does radon get into your home?

    Radon is a radioactive gas that comes from the soil. In the United States alone, 1 in 15 homes is estimated to have levels of radon which are above EPA action level. But how does it get into our homes in the first place?

    Air pressure inside a home is typically lower than the pressure of the soil outside. This difference causes the air Continue Reading