Radon is a colorless, odorless radioactive gas. It comes from the decay of radioactive elements such as uranium and radium. It causes many serious health issues. About 4-15% of lung cancer deaths occur because of this radon gas. If you are feeling any pain in your chest area or experience breathing problems then you need to go to the doctor because it is very dangerous for human health.
We are working according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). According to EPA, if the level of radon is above 4pCi/L then it can cause serious health issues such as lung cancer. We provide many services through which you can reduce the level of radon from your homes into space. For this purpose, we offer different test and Radon Testing Cost varies from test to test.
Radon Testing Cost Warning
Radon is a colorless and invisible gas therefore no one can see it. We can detect its presence only with the help of different tests. If you are living in an area where radon gas is detected then you need to go for a medical checkup because it can damage the normal cells of the body.
Short term tests
We offer many short-term tests to record the level of radon gas in your basement. These short-term tests are done with the help of short-term devices such as electret ion detector. It is the best option to check the radon gas. Charcoal is also used because it can absorb the radon gas. The cost of this test is not so high therefore; you can afford these tests easily. For testing, it is necessary to close doors and windows to record the exact amount of radon present in your homes.
Long term tests
Long-term tests take more than 90 days. It helps in the detection of radon gas. Long-term tests are done with different devices such as alpha track gauges. They are very useful and provide you accurate results within 90 days, after testing; these samples are crammed and sent to the lab via a specimen. In the lab, these tests are further processed for radon detection. The cost of these tests high but they provide you the best results.
Procedure of radon system installation
To eliminate the level of radon gas from your homes it is important to install a radon mitigation system. For this purpose, our team first inspects your location and provides you complete guidance bot the radon system. Drilling is done with the help of different devices. After making a hole, it is glued with the help of a tough material that prevents the leakage of radon gas. After drilling piping assembly is done. Piping helps in the flow of radon gas. After that, fan installation is done and the purpose of the fan is to remove the trapped air from your basement. We provide fan-casing services in case of any damage. After fan installation, outdoor piping helps to remove radon from your homes to the outer atmosphere. The cost of a radon system is about$1500-$2500. Radon testing cost also helps you to select which one testing you wants to do.