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Why you should periodically have your home tested for radon

“Radon is a naturally occurring gas found all around the world, created from the breakdown of uranium and water. However, north Alabama is something of a hot spot.

“We are in a level one area, which is why we are concerned.” Oxley told us. “We’re on top of the rock unit that’s most likely to produce the gas and trap it in your home.”

So how can you tell if you’ve been exposed? Long term exposure over 5-10 years will be nearly invisible until you develop symptoms of lung cancer.”

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Excessive exposure to radon can be devastating to you or your family’s health. If you suspect radon is present in your home, Bauer Restoration can help. We we can test your home and install a radon mitigation system if needed. Call us at 507-333-9838 or view our website for more information.