According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that can cause lung cancer. In fact it is the leading cause of lung cancer in non-smokers. Therefore, if you are planning to sell or buy a property, get it tested for radon. It is essential to know the levels of radon in your property. And who else to trust other than Youngs Home Inspections for radon testing in Pueblo, CO?
We have the right expertise and knowledge of radon, and have conducted radon tests for all types of properties. Through our radon test, we determine if your property exceeds the levels set by the EPA. Safe level for exposure is 4 pCi/L, at or above which the EPA recommends you take corrective measures to reduce your exposure to radon gas.
Radon is non-coloured and an odorless gas, and usually enters your home through small cracks and openings. The only way to know the level of your exposure to radon is by conducting a radon test. Our radon test is simple yet effective. We place a monitor in your home for around 48 hours to test the air samples. We then pick up the monitor to check for the results. After our test, you will not be needing a lab test to determine the exposure to radon.
Youngs Home Inspections has a team of technicians who have expertise in radon testing in Pueblo, CO. In case the radon level is 4 picocuries per liter or higher, we suggest an action plan and measures that can be taken. Radon level less than 4 picocuries per liter also poses risks and can be reduced. If it’s a new home, you can seek information on if the radon-resistant features were used during construction.
We guarantee you peace of mind and confidence in your purchase decisions through our radon tests. Call Youngs Home Inspections today for a professional and reliable radon testing in Pueblo, CO.