Radon is an odorless and colorless gas which usually enters the home through the openings in basement or ground. Its feature of being odorless and colorless makes it’s a dangerous gas because you never you are breathing in this poisonous gas. The EPA and Surgeon General recommend the installation of a radon system if the tests show a level higher then 4pCi/L. this does not mean that levels lower then 4pCi/L are safe, instead of lower levels are more harmful and increase the chances of lung cancer. Therefore if you need to protect yourself from this harmful gas you need to take services from Radon Testing Racine.
How Racine serves you?
Radon Testing Racine serves its customers in a couple of ways especially in designing and installing a radon mitigation systems. No one can compete with our professional’s expertise who hold more than 4o years’ experience in testing and installation of radon systems. We offer only radon-related services and are focused on just radon and issues related to it. We provide you with a team of radon professionals who hold expertise in radon testing and reduction, commercial and residential radon moderation and sump pump repair and replacement. Whether you are the homeowner or in need of a residential radon system or you have a large business, our squad of fully authorized and licensed radon moderation specialists will provide you service regardless of your place.
Some of the services we provide are:
- Installation of Radon testing Racine
- Radon Testing and Repair
- Vapor Intrusion Services
- Commercial and Custom Radon Systems
- Sump Pump Repair and Replacement
- VOC Mitigation and Testing
A normal radon mitigation system costs around $1,500 for installation. Cost can vary according to the demands of the customers like in some homes multiple mitigation techniques are used. Other factors which can affect the cost can be the climate, size, construction material or home design. The most common and reliable reduction method is Sub Slab. In this method, radon is fumed out by a fan from the basement of the house. In newly built homes the radon mitigation system is installed during the construction so, the cost to install a passive system is less. Using reliable techniques can lower the radon levels in homes.
Practical knowledge of mitigation systems has matured so much that any home or property can be fixed now, either through the help of a radon contractor or by homeowners themselves. According to reports, one out of 15 homes is found to be affected by higher levels of radon. The only solution to find out whether any home is affected or not you should have radon mitigation test.
Do new homes have radon systems?
Yes, new homes are having radon systems installed and the benefits are:
- You can conceal the pipe within a wall,
- You can make the vent pipe appear as normal roof piercing
- Preparation of sub-grade for the collection of radon
- In some cases, you might not need fans