This article was originally posted in August 2012. I thought it appropriate to repost with the following guide that was recently published to help homeowner's: A Homeowner’s Guide to Radon
What is radon?
Radon is a radioactive gas that causes cancer. Radon is found in rock, soil, water, some building materials, and natural gas. You can't see, taste, or smell it.
How does radon exposure occur?
Any home, school, office, or other building can have high levels of radon. Radon is found...