Archive for July 11, 2016
Your home should not only be your castle; it should also be a safe and calm sanctuary from the world. Yet the danger that may lurk in your home are numerous. One that few home owners realize is that of radon gas. This radioactive gas is colorless, tasteless and cannot be smelled making it a real threat because it is do difficult to detect.
As many as 21,000 radon-induced lung cancer deaths occur every year according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) and the Surgeon General’s Office. From as early as 2003, the EPA’s Assessment of Risks from Radon in Homes from the United States Environmental Protection Agency, noted epidemiological evidence linking lung cancer with high concentrations of radon the number of radon-induced lung cancer deaths is second only to cigarette smokin