Tag: radon

Every Oregon home should be tested for radon

Recent reports of radon being discovered at schools around the Portland Metro area are a good reminder to test your home for radon, according to air quality experts. Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer and is responsible for over 21,000 lung cancer deaths each year. Odorless and colorless, it seeps into homes… Read more

Radon Dangers for Oregon Families: Q&A With Enhabit

Every home should be tested for radon. We’ll tell you why. The Oregon Health Authority notes that at least 1 in 4 properties in the Portland/Vancouver metropolitan area have high levels of radon. January is National Radon Action Month, so it’s the perfect time to test your home. Got questions about the next steps? We’ve… Read more

How to Make the Air Inside Your Home Clean and Safe

Source Control The best way to ensure good indoor air quality and a safe and healthy home is to prevent air quality from becoming bad in the first place. This comes down to either blocking the entry of the contaminants and moisture or removing existing noxious materials substances, and properly venting sources of moisture. Some… Read more