Risks of Radon in Your Home Near Charleston, Huntington, Parkersburg

Radon is an odorless, tasteless, invisible gas that may be present in your home and putting you at risk without you knowing. When you breathe air containing radon over a prolonged period of time, you are at higher risk of developing lung cancer. In fact, radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States. If you are a smoker and live in a home with high radon levels, your risk of developing lung cancer is even higher.

Radon gas can be found in any house. That's why the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recommends that every home is tested for radon. Your home is where you spend most of your time, which means exposure to radon is most likely to occur at home.

Radon mitigation and testing in Charleston

  1. Cracks in concrete slabs
  2. Spaces behind brick veneer walls that rest on uncapped hollow-brick foundation
  3. Pores and cracks in concrete blocks
  4. Floor-wall joints
  5. Exposed soil, as in a sump
  6. Weeping (drain) tile, if drained to open sump
  7. Mortar Joints
  8. Loose fitting pipe penetrations
  9. Open tops of block walls
  10. Building materials such as some rocks
  11. Water (from some wells)

Basement Systems of West Virginia offers radon testing services for your home to determine if radon levels are above the actionable level. If elevated levels of radon gas are found, we can then install a custom radon mitigation system to effectively return levels of radon gas to a safe level.

Don't wait to make your home a healthier, safer environment! Call 1-833-326-6095 or fill out our free estimate form to request a radon test or mitigation quote today! We are your trusted contractor for radon abatement in Charleston, Huntington, Parkersburg and surrounding areas.

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Basement Systems of West Virginia
1807 West Pike Street Ste C
Clarksburg, WV 26301