Monday, June 25, 2012 @ 02:06 PM
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Radon

The Truth about Radon Levels in Collegeville, Pennsylvania Collegeville, Pennsylvania and the surrounding region is a very beautiful and historical site located in Montgomery County. Currently the population is quickly approaching 5,000 permanent residents with an additional of 1,300 when Ursinus College is in session. It is a beautiful and friendly area to raise a family. Nonetheless, the area is not without its risks. Dangerously high radon levels are a fairly common health risk for Collegeville residents. Indoor radon levels as high as 40 percent have been detected certain areas of the city. Fortunately, the prevention of radon poisoning is quite simple once you understand the danger. What Causes Dangerous Radon Levels in Certain Buildings? Radon is produced by the natural combination of particles of uranium with chemicals found in certain land masses and bodies of water; this creates a form of radioactive gas. Collegeville, like many other parts of [...]

Friday, March 30, 2012 @ 07:03 PM
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Radon

Radon Mitigation: What It Means and Why It Matters in Collegeville, Pennsylvania Radon is a naturally occurring gas that has no taste or odor. It most commonly finds its way into living spaces through foundation cracks or similar openings that air could fit through. It can be extremely difficult to detect without the help of professionals from SWAT Environmental. High levels of radon are very dangerous; the gas can be a potential cause of many serious illnesses, especially lung cancer. Many people do not realize that the air they breathe every day is contaminated with radon gas and end up suffering for it. Fortunately, there are several options available to help reduce your home’s radon levels, a process known as radon mitigation. SWAT Environmental’s experts will have access to the equipment necessary to test for potential radon levels in your home. The results of these tests will determine whether it [...]

Monday, February 13, 2012 @ 10:02 PM
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Radon

Radon Pennsylvania – What You Need to Know About Radon Gas If you live in Pennsylvania, you and your family could be at risk from something you cannot even see. That invisible threat is radon gas, and it is present throughout PA. No matter what type of home you have or how long you have lived there, you and your family could be at risk. That is why it is so important for all residents of Pennsylvania to have their homes tested as soon as possible. Every day you delay is one more day your family is at risk. But it is not enough to simply call the first company you find in the phone book or on the Internet. Radon gas is a specialized problem, and it requires an equally specialized solution. Radon Testing in PA Finding high levels of radon gas in your home means using sophisticated testing [...]

Tuesday, January 3, 2012 @ 04:01 PM
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Radon

Is Your Collegeville, Pennsylvania Home Infected With Radon? If you live in the Collegeville area, you and your family could be at risk from something you cannot even see. Radon gas is a problem throughout the country and throughout the world, but it can be even more dangerous to residents of the northeast, including the Collegeville area. If you have not yet had your Collegeville area home tested for radon gas, now is the perfect time to do so. The Environmental Protection Agency has recently announced that January is National Radon Action Month, and that makes the beginning of the new year the perfect time for Collegeville area residents to have their homes tested. Radon is Linked to Lung Cancer You may not realize the true impact that radon gas can have on Collegeville area residents, but it is important to become educated about this invisible threat. According to the [...]

Friday, December 30, 2011 @ 08:12 PM
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Radon

What is Radon Gas? Many areas in Collegeville, Pennsylvania are known to have levels of radon that are higher than the national average. This means that homes in Collegeville, Pennsylvania have a greater health risk and an increased risk of developing cancer from prolonged exposure to this radioactive gas. Since radon is odorless, colorless, and tasteless, the best way to determine whether or not your building is contaminated by this cancer-causing gas is to have it tested by radon mitigation specialists. Radon gas is a known carcinogenic that forms in the ground when uranium begins to break down below the earth’s surface in Collegeville, Pennsylvania and other areas. This radioactive gas enters a building through cracks in the foundation and basement walls. It builds up over time, exposing anyone who lives or works in the building to this noxious gas and setting the stage for the development of cancer. Studies [...]

Thursday, October 27, 2011 @ 06:10 PM
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Radon

Tips for Philadelphia Residents Who Need a Radon Test on Their Homes If you are a resident of Philadelphia, city regulations might dictate that you have a radon test on your home before you attempt to sell it. Those regulations are designed to protect buyers of Philadelphia area homes, who might not be aware that radon is a serious problem, both in the city of Philadelphia and in the entire state of Pennsylvania. While it is true that radon is a problem everywhere, and radon exists in the environment throughout the country, radon can be an even bigger problem in Pennsylvania, including large cities like Philadelphia. The city of Philadelphia, like much of the northeast, lies on a foundation of bedrock. Cracks in that bedrock can allow radon to seep into your home, until it builds up to toxic levels. That is why many home buyers insist on a radon [...]

Thursday, October 27, 2011 @ 06:10 PM
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Radon

Collegeville, Pennsylvania Radon Mitigation
 Radon gas has been shown to cause cancer. Entering silently through the walls and foundation of your home, radon can cause serious health problems for the unsuspecting homeowners. Found throughout the United States, radon levels are higher in the Midwest and Northeast regions. Pennsylvania radon mitigation is an excellent solution to this problem. Radon remediation Collegeville area specialists are prepared to test your home for radon gas. If you are buying a new home or it’s been several years since your existing home was tested it’s recommended that you have the radon levels in your home checked for this dangerous and silent gas. Pennsylvania radon mitigation teams, Radon remediation Collegeville experts, and Pennsylvania radon removal specialists are prepared to help make your home safe. PA radon removal performed by a Pennsylvania radon mitigation team can make your home safe from this silent killer.

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