26 Feb 2022

What Is Radon And Where Is It Found?


Mahwah NJ Radon Testing ServiceRadon is a colorless, odorless gas that is found in most of the state of New Jersey and all over the United States. It is generally found to accumulate in the ground or subterranean areas such as basements. It is inhaled through breathing and the amount varies according to the geological differences in the earth. It has a short half-life but is present everywhere, making it a prevalent cause of illness and allergies. Radon can cause respiratory illness, and is known as the second leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S.

The EPA recommends that every home be tested for Radon before purchase. Mold Testing NJ-NY is a qualified Radon Testing Service working in Bergen County NJ and surrounding areas of NJ and NY. Our focus is always to provide you with the information you need to keep your home healthy and toxic pollutant free.


Can You Get Rid Of Radon?


Mold Testing NJ-NY is a Radon testing service. We only test for the presence of Radon and other toxic agents that undermine the health of your family. If Radon is found to be present and above an acceptable level, we recommend you seek remediation. A Radon Remediation Service would come in and offer ways to clean up the Radon and make your home safe. This testing service is not generally available with a typical Home Inspection as it requires specialized licenses and expertise.

Mold Testing NJ-NY offers testing for other possible health hazards. We test for Mold and Indoor Air Quality, including for VOCs and Formaldehyde. If the air quality in your home concerns you, or if you are moving into a new home, call us for Mold, Indoor Air Quality and Radon testing. We can be reached at (201) 658-8881.