Radon is a radioactive gaseous element formed by the breakdown of radium, that occurs naturally especially in areas over granite, and is considered hazardous to health. Radon gas from natural sources can accumulate in homes, especially in confined areas such as attics and basements.
Radon levels fluctuate naturally, therefore testing for high levels is important.Over 40% of the Homes in Idaho have high levels of radioactive gas radon. Over 40% of the Homes in Idaho have high levels of radioactive gas radon. Radon is the number one cause of lung cancer among non-smokers. Over 50% of the homes tested in both Bonner county and Kootenai County tested over 4 pCi/L and above.For the safety of you and your family, it is extremely important to have your home tested for Radon