Should You Test for Radon When Buying a Home?
(Originally published November 7, 2019) In short...Yes. In long...also yes. Although it may seem unnecessary at the time or an added expense during an already expensive process, the risks of not testing for Radon far outweigh the short-term relief of not doing so. A little background on Radon: Radon gas is the number one cause of lung cancer among non-smokers. In New York alone, 900 to 1,000 people die of radon-induced lung cancer every year, according to the EPA. Radon: I