Radon...

  • What is it?

    • Radon is a naturally occurring, odorless, tasteless, colorless radioactive gas.

  • Where is it & where does it come from?

    • Radon is everywhere. It comes from the natural breakdown of uranium in soil, rock and water.​

  • Is it harmful?​

    • The Surgeon General has warned that radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer.​

  • Can it be found in homes?​

    • Yes, it is common to find radon in every home. It has been reported that one in fifteen homes has an unsafe level of radon.​

  • Can a home be easily tested for radon?​

    • Yes. A certified tester can easily perform a radon test and provide a report within 48-72 hours of initiating the test. All homes should be evaluated for elevated levels.​

  • Can radon be removed from my home?​

    • Yes. If a home has an unsafe level of radon, there are ways to mitigate the problem.​

  • Where can I find more information?​

    • The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency​ has helpful information for homeowners regarding radon in the home.  CLICK HERE for a copy of A Citizen's Guide to Radon.

We are certified to test for radon in PA. Click here to view our certification credentials.

 

Romeo Home Inspection, Inc.

New Wilmington, PA  16142

724.730.0263

Who better to inspect your home than someone who has built them?