Radon

The Silent Killer

What is Radon?

Radon is a colorless, odorless, radioactive gas. This gas is released from uranium.

How is the Radon Level Determined?

There are many different tests to check radon levels. The short-term test can take from two days to three months to complete. The long-term test can take from three months to a year to complete. You can find radon tests in any hardware or home improvement store.

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Here at Home Depot we sell a wide variety of radon tests at a low price.

How does radon impact health status?

When you breathe in the gas, it attacks your lung tissue making you more prone to cancers.

How can one improve radon levels?

There are a few easy steps that one can take to improve radon levels. Such as, sealing cracks and covering sump holes. A few other ways would be drain tile and block wall suction. The most used and generally most effective would be the sub-slab depressurization.