Is Radon Higher In Vacant Homes?

Presence of radon gas in the air

Radon is a naturally occurring gas. It is fatal if allowed to build up though there is no stipulated level that can be deemed dangerous. Exposure to radon for a long time can pose several risks such as lung cancer.  Many often worry about the radon levels in vacant homes more so if the house … Read more

Why Does Colorado Have High Levels of Radon?

Colorful Colorado Autumn. Colorado October Landscape, United States.

Radon is a natural byproduct of the decaying of uranium that is found in approximately 50% of homes in Colorado. Radon is mostly found in gaseous form and is given off when uranium reaches a certain level of decomposition and becomes another element – radium – radium then further decays and gives off radon gas. … Read more