Radon Gas Issues
There are cracks in the foundation. Nothing structural. Nothing that’s going to threaten the stability of the home, but they’re there. Nooks, crannies and holes through which seeps an invisible threat. Colorless, odorless and undetectable by your average human, it is none the less the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States. […]
Lingering Lead Contamination In Homes
Asbestos is a tiny fiber that was used in the past primarily as insulation. It was also added to some building materials to provide added strength and flame resistance. The problem with asbestos is that it has been shown to cause lung cancer and mesothelioma in individuals that were exposed to large amounts of free-floating […]
Mold Issues In The Home
Warning! This house could be hazardous to your health! You’d be hard pressed to sell a home with such a label attached to it. And yet, many older homes in the United States might qualify.
Environmental Inspections Are More Prevelent
The first thing to understand about mold is that there is a little mold everywhere – indoors and outdoors. It’s in the air and can be found on plants, foods, dry leaves, and other organic materials.
It seems that we hear a lot about environmental concerns these days. Much of it is simply the result of a greater awareness than in the past.