About Radon Gas in Illinois

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  • Radon is naturally occurring and is created from the radioactive decay of uranium in the soil.
  • The EPA estimates that radon gas causes approximately 21,000 lung cancer deaths in the U.S. each year.
  • The EPA estimates that second hand smoke causes approximately 3,000 lung cancer deaths in the U.S. each year.
  • A University of North Dakota study suggests that radon may even contribute to Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease.
  • Radon gas is found all over the United States.
  • Nearly 1 in 15 homes in the U.S. have elevated levels of radon gas.
  • Radon Gas is found all over Illinois.
  • Nearly 50% of Illinois homes have elevated levels of radon gas!
  • Radon gas can easily and inexpensively be measured and controlled.
  • Radon enters the home or building through cracks and other openings in the foundations and floors.
  • Radon levels tend to be greater in the lowest areas of the home or building.
  • Many Illinois homes have finished basements with sleeping rooms.
  • Radon gas levels can be lowered by up to 99% by installing an active radon mitigation system.
  • The RadoVent Radon Mitigation System works 24 hours a day to prevent elevated levels of radon gas.

More Illinois Radon Gas Information:

WE HAVE BEEN INSTALLING RADON MITIGATION SYSTEMS IN ILLINOIS FOR OVER 10 YEARS

WE UNDERSTAND HOW TO FIX RADON GAS PROBLEMS IN THE HOME CONSTRUCTION STYLES OF CHICAGO AND THE SUBURBS. 

Radon Gas Links and Information:

Do it yourself radon test kits

United States EPA Radon Information

World Health Organization Radon Information

State of Illinois Radon Website
Illinois Radon levels per county

EPA Radon Information

EPA "Man on street"

EPA "Eddie's Story"

Radon Test