Radon Testing

When you schedule your property inspection, we will ask if you would like  us to conduct Radon testing. Typically, we will need to set the monitor at the time of the inspection and pick it up 48 hours later. We can also set it at least 48 hours prior to the inspection and pick it up at the time of the inspection.

Here are some brief facts in case you are not familiar with radon:

·Radon is a radioactive gas that rises up out of the soil.
·Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the US.
·North Alabama has some of the highest levels of radon in the US.
·Mitigation costs run from about $1500 to $3500.

I often hear clients say they don’t believe radon is a serious concern. Regardless of whether you are concerned about radon or whether you “believe” in radon, be aware, if you don’t test before you buy the house, you may end up installing a radon mitigation system when you sell the house. It is better to test during the house inspection prior to closing so you can have it addressed.

We used electronic radon monitors that provide hourly read out. This, along with a movement sensor helps us determine if the test conditions have been maintained in the house and that the monitor has not been moved to a garage or other area where radon levels may be lower. Maintaining the integrity of the test is critical.

I recommend that you find out the zip code of the house you are buying and look at the maps below that are from the State of Alabama County Extension Service website. These maps were developed by State testing and show the percentage of homes within each zip code that were tested to have high radon concentrations:


Madison County

http://www.aces.edu/crd/radon/publications/madison-county/madison_gis.html

Limestone County

http://www.aces.edu/department/family/radon/publications/limestone-county/Limestone_GIS.pdf


Jackson County

http://www.aces.edu/department/family/radon/publications/jackson-county/Jackson_GIS.pdf


Morgan County

http://www.aces.edu/department/family/radon//publications/morgan-county/morgan_gis.html


Our Radon Testing is just another way that we set ourselves apart from other inspection companies here in Madison Alabama.  Call us today to schedule   Radon Testing in your Madison home or commercial building.
Call Us Today!
(256) 464-7060
Mailing Address
110 Manningham Drive
Madison, AL 35758
Serving all of North Alabama including Huntsville, Madison, Athens, Decatur and the surrounding counties
Home Inspections Huntsville AL Inspector Bill Loden What is Insight Inspection QA  Fees  Contact Us  Links  Testimonials  Five Home Repairs  Why  Prepurchase Inspection  ASHI Client Bill of Rights  Radon Testing Infrared Testing  Report1 Report2 Report3 Report4 Report5 Report6 Report7 Report8 Report9 Report10 Report11 Report12 Report13 Terms Sitemap  Home Inspector Madison AL  Home Inspector Decatur AL  Home Inspector Athens AL Home Inspector Madison County AL  Home Inspector Morgan County AL Home Inspection Madison AL Home Inspection Decatur AL  Home Inspection Athens AL  Home Inspection Madison County AL  Home Inspection Morgan County AL  House Inspection Madison AL House Inspection Decatur AL  House Inspection Athens AL  House Inspection Madison County AL  House Inspection Morgan County AL  Commercial Inspection Huntsville AL Commercial Inspection Madison AL  Commercial Inspection Decatur AL  Commercial Inspection Athens AL Commercial Inspection Madison County AL  Commercial Inspection Morgan County AL  Inspection Services Huntsville AL Inspection Services Madison AL  Inspection Services Decatur AL  Inspection Services  Athens AL  Inspection Services Madison County AL  Inspection Services Morgan County AL  Radon Testing Huntsville AL Radon Testing Madison AL  Radon Testing Decatur AL Radon Testing Athens AL  Radon Testing Madison County AL  Radon Testing Morgan County AL  Home Energy Audit Huntsville AL Home Energy Audit Madison AL  Home Energy Audit Decatur AL  Home Energy Audit Athens AL Home Energy Audit Madison County AL  Home Energy Audit Morgan County AL
© 2009 Insight Building Inspection Inc. All rights reserved.
Radon Testing Madison AL, Madison AL Radon Testing, Radon Gas Madison AL, Madison AL Radon Gas, Radon Test Service Madison AL, Madison Radon Test Service, Radon Test  Madison AL, Madison Radon Test, What is Radon, Radon Gas Testing Madison AL, Madison Radon Gas Testing

Radon Testing Madison Alabama AL

Radon Testing Madison Alabama AL

Call Us Today!  (256) 464-7060
Radon Testing Madison AL, Madison AL Radon Testing, Radon Gas Madison AL, Madison AL Radon Gas, Radon Test Service Madison AL, Madison Radon Test Service, Radon Test  Madison AL, Madison Radon Test, What is Radon, Radon Gas Testing Madison AL, Madison Radon Gas Testing
Home
Meet the Inspector
Sample Inspection
Questions & Answers
Fees
Contact Us
Links
Testimonials