How Do You Know If You’ve Been Exposed To Radon?

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If there is a radioactive gas in your home, you definitely want to know if you’re being exposed to it. Radon is a dangerous, potentially deadly radioactive gas that can be affecting millions of people every single day. Radon can be found in the soil under our houses, where it can eventually seep into our … Read more

Who Is At Risk For Radon Exposure?

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Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas you can’t see, feel taste, or smell. It’s produced when uranium, thorium, and radium break down in soil, rock, and water. It’s then released into the air.  Radon gas leaves the soil and becomes part of the air and water.  It can be in the air around you … Read more

Why Do Radon Levels Fluctuate?

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Radon levels are constantly changing – hourly, daily, and seasonal fluctuations are all common. If you have tested multiple times and received back differing results, don’t be too alarmed – this is common! There are many different factors contributing to radon levels, but essentially, changes in the air pressure inside and outside your home affect … Read more

3 Reasons Why You Should Care About Radon

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If you are not familiar with the harmful effects of radon gas, you are not alone. In our experience, around half of the people that have called our company, or have met us at various trade shows, have not heard of radon or its harmful effects until they decided to sell their home. Radon testing … Read more

Is My Home At Risk for Radon?

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The air inside of your home can be majorly affected by the presence of a radioactive gas called radon.  According to the American Lung Association, this gas can build up to dangerous levels, increasing your risk of developing lung cancer, even in nonsmokers.  That’s why every home should take advantage of radon testing, which is … Read more

Why Does Colorado Have A Radon Problem In Residential Homes?

The danger of radon gas in our homes.

The recent surveys show that most homes in Colorado counties may have radon levels that go beyond the recommended action level of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). People who are exposed to radon over a long-time risk developing serious health conditions such as lung cancer. Although radon problems can be caused by several factors, … Read more