If you have ever moved into a new home or sold a house, you know that a home inspection is almost always done. One area of testing that has become more prevalent in the last 10 years is the testing and remediation of radon gasses in businesses and residences all over the United States. Radon is a dangerous radioactive gas that occurs naturally in the Earth. In concentrated levels, it is hazardous to people’s health as it can cause lung cancer and other serious health problems. It does not have a smell or color so there is no way for you to know it is there unless you have professional radon testing done. The gas is produced when uranium in the soil begins to decay. It is able to permeate through almost all building materials and get into your home.
Is Radon Testing Necessary?
The existence of an unhealthy level of radon in your home can be dangerous to everyone that lives there. Exposure to radon gas in unsafe if present in your building or home. It can cause illness and serious health concerns including lung cancer. If you have concern about the levels of radon that are in your home, call Lifeline Home Inspections and let our expert staff test your home today!
How to Test For Radon Gas in your Home
If you want to have your home tested for radon, whether you have lived in for a long time, about to move in or somewhere in between, you want to call a professional with experience and training to perform the testing. Radon exposure is dangerous and the only way to know if you have unsafe radon levels in your home is to have a radon test done. Our expert technicians and inspectors utilize specialized monitors to detect radon levels. We collect and analyse the information 48 hours later, and then present it to our client in an easy to read report.
Radon Testing of Homes & Businesses & More in Fulton, Spalding, Coweta, Douglas, Pike, Upson & Fayette County, GA
According to the EPA, DeKalb County, Cobb County, Fulton County and Gwinett County in the State of Georgia, are areas with elevated radon levels. If you live or work in these or surrounding counties, call Lifeline Home Inspections to schedule radon testing in your home or business today! We can have a specialized test performed and report prepared to confirm the existence or nonexistence of unsafe radon gas levels. Contact us today!