A few alarming facts about the dangers of Radon
“If you have concerns about Carbon Monoxide in your home experts say there is another natural gas to worry about.
Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer.
According to the Environmental Protection Agency, one in every 15 homes in the United States has Radon.
Radon is found in soil, rock, and in the ground. Ground pressure pushes the radon upward into the air and settles into lower parts of homes such as basements.”
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When radon gets trapped in your home, it can build up to dangerous levels. Prolonged exposure at these levels is what causes health problems. So if you have a detector for cabon monoxide but not radon, it is advised you purchase one as soon as possible.
If you do discover elevated levels of radon in your home, don’t fret. Bauer Restoration has been using radon mitigation techniques for over a decade. Our mitigation process is EPA approved and our technicians are certified by the health department. Call us at 507-333-9838 or visit our Radon Mitigation page for further details.