Why Test for Radon?

Why Test for Radon?

If your realtor is thorough as you arrange for a home inspection, you will be asked if you want a radon test on the property you are buying. The general response is: “Why should I pay for a radon test as a part of my due diligence before buying a home?” I...
Shedding Light on Radon Risk

Shedding Light on Radon Risk

I’m sure you’ve heard that radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer. Lung cancer risk increases even more with smokers. Yet, because radon exists on the atomic level, unseen and unnoticed, the risk is often dismissed. One of the more frequently...

All that glitters

I was at an inspection a while back. The house was vacant and had some issues but the client was a do-it-yourself person and wasn’t too concerned about doing a little work. The basement was unfinished and I inspected it during the course of my work. There were...