According to the American Cancer Society, “scientists estimate that 20,000 lung cancer deaths per year are related to radon.” The United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) says that radon is a worldwide health risk in homes. Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that is a by-product of the radioactive decay of uranium and radium. Smart Home Inspects employs E-PERM® technology to provide you with an accurate result. Per the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), you should take steps to resolve the issue if the radon level is 4pCi/l or higher. Radon Check the Radon zone Map to see if your area is prone to higher levels of radon. Click Here
Radon is a radioactive element under the noble gases on the periodic table. It is produced naturally, by the decaying of uranium and radium. Because it is a God made substance, you can find it anywhere in the world, and any building has the potential for elevated levels of radon.