Radon is an invisible, odorless, and toxic gas that can cause lung cancer. Before you invest in a new home, ensure your loved ones are protected with National Radon Safety Board (NRSB) Certified radon testing from ProTec Inspection Services.
Many homeowners are unaware of the potential dangers of radon gas exposure. Contact us at (301) 972-8531 to schedule an affordable radon test in Washington D.C. and nearby Virginia and Maryland areas.
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Must-Read Facts About Radon
- Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that is undetectable by the naked eye — you can’t see, smell, or taste it. To know if it is in your home, a professional radon test must be performed.
- Following tobacco, radon gas exposure is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States.
- An estimated 21,000 lung cancer deaths are reported every year due to radon gas exposure according to the Environmental Protection Agency.
- The EPA estimates that one in every three homes in our area has elevated levels of radon. This means many homeowners are affected and simply don’t know about it.
- Radon gas exposure is a health hazard with a simple solution. Some radon reduction systems can reduce radon in your home by up to 99%. Even very high levels can be reduced to acceptable levels in all homes.
Eliminate Risk with a Radon Test
- Our professional and reliable radon test begins by placing an electronic, continuous monitor in the lowest livable level of your home.
- Our test collects an hour-by-hour reading for a minimum of 48 hours and provide an overall average of the testing period.
- Test results are available the same day as the completed test.
Schedule Your Radon Test!
There have been many homes in Maryland (including Montgomery County) and Northern Virginia (including Fairfax County) area that test positive for high concentrations of radon. Avoid a lifetime of high exposure and schedule your radon test today! Remember, you can easily fix a radon problem. See our Contractor Referrals page for trusted radon mitigation specialists in your area.
More than Radon Testing
Many homeowners in Washington, D.C. and the surrounding areas simply aren’t aware of the presence of radon and other potentially harmful gases. Eliminate the worry and get piece of mind with a full radon inspection from ProTec. Consider conveniently bundling our radon testing service with your home inspection or commercial building inspection. In addition to radon, we offer other specialty inspections that include mold testing, termite inspections, and more. To learn more about ProTec, browse our reviews and helpful resources, or call us at (301) 972-8531 to speak to a team member today.