Radon is the 2nd leading cause of lung cancer next to cigarette smoking. Ninety-five percent of the counties in Colorado have radon levels above the EPA’s guideline of 4.0 pCi/L. Through a simple radon test performed by our NEHA certified inspectors, you will know if your home or office is below EPA’s guideline of 4.0 pCi/L, or if you need to take action to protect you and your loved ones from the harmful effects of radon toxicity.
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- What is Radon?
- How Do I reduce my Radon Levels?
- Additional benefits of installing an RDS Radon System.
Radon is a colorless, odorless, tasteless radioactive gas that’s formed during the natural breakdown of uranium in soil, rock and water. Radon exits the ground and can seep into your home through cracks and holes in the foundation, and can also contaminate well water. Radon is the 2nd leading cause of lung cancer next to cigarette smoking.
Approximately 22,000 deaths a year are attributed to radon. Every 25 minutes someone in the United States is diagnosed with radon-induced lung cancer. A simple test can save a life!
RDS is a NEHA certified Radon testing and mitigation contractor. The state of Colorado has some of the highest levels in the United States.
In Colorado half of all homes tested are above the acceptable level of 4.0 pCi/L. 95% of the counties in Colorado have radon levels above the EPA’s guideline of 4.0 pCi/L.
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There are several methods a radon contractor can use to lower radon levels in your home. The most common system is called a “sub-slab depressurization system”. This system prevents radon from entering your home by suction with a radon fan, and venting it through a pipe or pipes to the air above the house where it is quickly diluted naturally. RDS is s NEHA certified contractor that can help test and build the necessary infrastructure to remove radon from your environment.
In most cases, radon mitigation is a non-invasive and straight forward integration to your home or office. Call us today to learn more about the process and procedure: 303.444.5253
- RDS mitigation systems can improve your Indoor Air Quality.
- Our systems help reduce your risk of lung cancer.
- Our systems provide guaranteed radon levels to be below the allowable limits.
- Our systems cut down your homes energy bill buy reducing heating cost and preventing cold soil gases from entering your home our business. The way this is achieved is by caulking the entire system to and from the point of entry to create a (pressure underneath your slab).
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RDS Environmental is Colorado’s leading expert in Radon Mitigation and Testing:
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