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Radon Testing in Maryland

 

Radon is a radioactive gas that you cannot see, smell, or taste and is connected to over 20,000 lung cancer-related deaths per year, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The Baltimore-Washington area has millions of homes containing high levels of radon gas which can increase the potential for lung cancer-related deaths. When you inhale air that is contaminated, the odds of getting lung cancer can increase drastically. 

According to the EPA, those living in a home exposed to radon have a far greater chance of getting lung cancer because they live in a high-risk zone. For this reason, when a home contains significant radon levels, it is possible to remove it, reducing the odds of getting lung cancer. Consequently, the only way to determine how much radon is in your home is to get a Maryland radon test.   

 
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How Does Radon Testing In Maryland Work?

Maryland Radon Testing Requirements:

When you work with 4U Inspection Services, you can expect us to test for radon, explain our testing requirements, and educate you about the risks associated with radon. 

Facts About Radon

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Factors That Lead to a Radon Problem Include:

Radon can enter your home at any place at any time even through well water. Some entry points include cracks in the foundation, basement walls, and floors. Nevertheless it’s easier than ever to get your home tested for a radon problem! 4u Inspection Services  can conduct a radon test in your home in as little as 48 to 72 hours! Last but not least, to learn more about our Maryland radon testing services, call 1-443-539–8710 or schedule your appointment online today!

How Radon Enters a Home

Radon Testing In Maryland

3 Myths About Radon

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Maryland Radon Testing is Expensive and Time Consuming

Maryland radon testing is affordable when compared to several health costs and structural issues if left untreated.  

Radon Only Affects Older Homes

Radon can permeate into a home whether its  brisk, drafty, sealed or a new home. 

My Neighbor Doesn't Have Radon and Neither Will I

Radon varies home to home and can  happen in your home without affecting those around  you. 

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Educational Resources

What is Radon Testing

Why Do I Need Maryland Radon Testing?

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recommends that you if you are selling or buying a home that you test your home for radon before either putting it on the market or before you consider purchasing a home.  

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What You Ought to Know About Radon Testing

When you breathe in air containing radon, you can increase your risk of getting lung cancer. If you’re looking to buy or sell a home, you may not be aware of it, but radon can threaten the sale of a home and your health.

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The Ugly Truth About Radon

 Radon causes more than 10,000 deaths per year throughout the state of Maryland. Your home should be a safe place to live – free from any threats such as radon, that endanger your everyday way of life.

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