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Radon Testing

Why Should I Test for Radon?

Why Test for Radon - Radon is a colorless, tasteless, odorless gas that is released when naturally occurring uranium in soil decays. Not only is it radioactive, but 1 in 3 homes in Utah have high levels indoors.  Radon accounts for about 21,000 lung cancer deaths each year and is the leading cause of lung […]

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How Do I Know if My Home Has a Radon Problem?

Home has a Radon Problem? - If you have heard of radon gas and the potential health risks that exposure may present, you may be wondering how to know if your home has high radon levels. Rest assured, we’re here to break down what radon is, what the risks of radon exposure are, and how […]

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Are Children at Risk From Radon Gas Exposure?

Radon is a radioactive gas that enters your home through cracks and pores in the foundation as uranium decays underground. Radon is a colorless, odorless, and tasteless gas, which means it requires specialized testing to protect your family. Side Effects of Radon Radon exposure is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United […]

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Radon in schools and daycares

Many people think radon is only an issue in our homes, but did you know kids, teachers, and staff can also be exposed to radon in their schools? When sending your child to school, the last thing on your mind should be exposure to radon gas. However, this may be more common in Utah than […]

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Radon Gas Exposure in New Homes

Radon Gas Exposure in New Homes - Have you heard of radon gas? This odorless, tasteless, and colorless gas that enters homes through the foundation is considered the “silent killer” for two reasons. First, you cannot detect it without testing for it. Second, it is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United […]

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What To Know About Radon When Buying or Selling a Home

When you’re buying or selling a home, it’s important to test for radon gas (no matter the age of the building!). Curious about what this process looks like? We’re here to break it down for you. Buying a Home When you are purchasing a house, the inspection process is the perfect time to have the […]

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Should I Retest My Home for Radon?

Retest for Radon? If your home tests low for radon, you can breathe easy (literally!) knowing you and your loved ones are not exposed to dangerous levels of radioactive gas. However, did you know that your home’s radon levels can change over time? As your home ages, cracks may appear in the foundation that increases […]

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Colorado Governor Jared Polis Signs Radon Disclosure Bill into Law

PRESS RELEASE Denver, CO, June 09, 2023 --(PR.com)-- The Radon Disclosure Bill for Residential Property (SB23-206) was signed into law on June 5, 2023 by Governor Jared Polis, making Colorado the tenth state to pass a radon notification law. This bill establishes that buyers or renters of residential property have the right to be informed of […]

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What To Do if Your Radon Level Is Between 2.0 - 4.0 pCi/L

Radon is an odorless, invisible, and radioactive gas that can enter through a home’s foundation. Once it enters a home, residents breathe it in, and over time it can change the DNA in the lungs. Radon exposure is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States and is the leading cause of […]

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