Is Radon Dangerous?
The U.S. Surgeon General has warned that radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S. today. Radon can be a problem in all types of homes and has been found in homes in every state. Factors that can affect radon levels in homes include:
How do I know if I have radon in my home?
You should test your home for the level of radon gas present in the indoor air. If you have high radon levels, there are ways to solve a radon problem. Even very high levels can be reduced to acceptable levels.
How do I protect myself and my family?
It is important to get an accurate test. The best way to assure this is to hire a qualified professional to conduct the radon testing. As a qualified tester, UPI knows the proper conditions, test devices and guidelines for obtaining reliable radon test results.
Check out this video to see the hidden dangers of radon and why radon testing matters.