What is Radon?:
Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas produced by the breakdown of uranium in rocks and soils. Radon gas is tasteless, colorless and odorless. The only way to know if Radon is in your home is to test for it.
Is radon a problem in Tennessee & Virginia?
Yes! The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) considers radon to be a very serious problem in our region. No matter where you live in Tennessee or Virginia, there is the potential for radon to enter your home. Regardless of your zone designation or geographic location, all homes should be tested for radon. There is no zone that has no risk factor for radon.