Count on a Custom-Built Radon Mitigation System to Clear the Air in Your Home

As all responsible homeowners know, serious residential repair problems are best left to professionals. one such critical problem is fixing elevated levels of radon. as the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers, radon has no place in the air your family breathes. yet, it’s present everywhere, occurring naturally from the decay of radioactive elements […]

Getting Rid of Radon

Finding radon in your home can be a nerve-wracking thing. It’s dangerous, sometimes deadly, and can sneak into your home without your knowledge. Radon mitigation contractors can help rid your home of this hazardous gas using a number of different methods, but some can be more effective than others.

Radon is a radioactive carcinogen gas […]

Radon and Your Health

These days, radon is a very talked about subject, but there are homeowners and renters who remain unaware of radon and the serious effects it can have on their health.

Radon is an invisible, silent, hazardous, and odorless radioactive gas that silently enters into your home. Radon is a direct result of the decaying of […]

Radon – Is It Serious and What Can We Do About It?

Radon and Radon Testing

Radon is a radioactive, colorless, odorless gas that occurs as a natural byproduct of the radioactive decay of uranium and radium. their child, radon, contributes a significant part of normal background radiation that is present all over the earth. Small amounts of these radioactive elements may be found in the rocks […]

Preventing Radon Gas Infiltration

Radon is a radioactive gas that is known to increase the chance of cancer in humans. the gas is formed by the decay of other radioactive elements in the soil below and surrounding a building. Radon is a heavy gas that accumulates in the lowest level of a building. if it is a home built […]

Radon Is Not the Only Soil Gas That Can Cause Serious Harm to Indoor Air Quality

Radon is responsible for about 20,000 lung cancer deaths annually and the World Health Organization (WHO) will warn that the rampant enemy of indoor air quality is a global problem.

But lost in the important outreach announcements will be an obvious but rarely discussed truth: Radon is only one of many soil gases that can […]

5 Alarms in Your Homes

You probably already have smoke detectors in your home (if you don’t, stop reading this article right now and go out and buy some). but while a smoke detector can keep you safe from fire, other deadly dangers lurk in the home and many people don’t have the equipment necessary to sound the alarm. So […]

County to Test for Radon

How does radon enter a home?

Radon, because it is a gas, is able to move though spaces in the soil or fill material around a home’s foundation. Iowa homes tend to operate under a negative pressure – this is especially true in the lowest portions of the home and during the heating season. this […]

Why Testing Your Home For Radon Gas is Important

What is radon? Radon is a naturally occurring gas found underground, especially in rock. Natural elements all have some trace radioactive elements in them. Whether or not you live in a rocky area has no bearing on how much radon will be in your home. each home has different radon levels. Just because your neighbor […]

Get to Know the Radon in Your Home

Radon isn’t exactly a criminal, but it is estimated to have been the cause of 20,000 deaths a year. Although radon is a gas, it is a convicted killer, it enters your home unexpectedly during the day or night, and like a thief it steals what is most precious: our lives.

Why would anyone want […]