Radon is a radioactive gas present in every Iowa Home. An estimated 21,000 people nationwide die of lung cancer caused by elevated radon levels per year. Iowa has the highest percentage of homes that test above 4.0 pCi/l, The EPA recommended action level. Compass radon testing will explain test results and make recommendations based upon each individual situation.
When purchasing a home its vitally important to test for radon during the inspection period. Knowing the radon level assures you and your family find the best home for your long-term health.
Whether you've lived in the house 10 months or 10 years its never too late to take the step towards making sure your family is safe. Though radon is highest in basements the gas is present in some capacity throughout the whole home.