PSI offers Radon Testing
PSI has partnered with some of the area’s top Radon Testing Companies and have the ability to combine Radon Testing with standard Home Inspections. Our radon partners are fully licensed and insured and offer a great turnaround time and convenient scheduling.
The only way to know if you are exposed to radon is by testing your home's radon levels. There are no pressing symptoms that will alarm you to the presence of radon. It characteristically takes years of exposure before any problems surface.
Dangers of Radon
Radon is a cancer-causing radioactive gas. You cannot see, smell or taste radon, however it may be in your home. The Surgeon General has cautioned that radon is the second top cause of lung cancer in the United States as of today.
Exposure to radon puts you at high risk if you smoke
Exposure to radon puts you at risk if you are a non smoker
Studies find direct evidence linking radon in homes to lung cancer
Radon can enter the home from an enclosed area through the soil such as; a dirt basement or crawlspace. A cement floor in the basement can reduce radon gas access but only if the floor is solid, nonporous and crack-free. A water sump hole or drainage system can be a entryway for radon.