Archive for July, 2017

Has Your Home Been Tested for Radon? Find Out More About This Serious Health Risk

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It is estimated that 1 out of every 15 homes in the United States currently exceed the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s (US EPA) action levels for radon exposure. Higher radon levels have been detected in homes on Indian lands, however, and the US EPA reported that almost 1 in every 3 homes had levels that exceeded recommended action levels.

The Surgeon General has stated that the leading cause of lung cancer in America is due to radon poisoning. Both the US EPA and the Surgeon General’s Office have estimated that radon has been the underlying cause for up to 20,000 lung cancer deaths every year. There is also a 16% increased risk for developing lung cancer when exposure to radon concentrations of 100 Bq/m occur over an extended period of time.

Scientists concur that wh

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The future of air conditioning

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There are all kinds of air control in the world. It’s a part of shelter, so much as anything else is. We have to protect our air and keep it safe for us, lest we suffer too much in the future. From the humble gas furnace to the HVAC service to the air conditioning unit to the normal heating system, there are all sorts of ways to control the type and flow of air that you get. But what if you could think bigger than that? What if large scale urban areas and other areas needed their supply of air and all of their ai

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Modern Plumbing Repairs With Trenchless Sewer Repairs

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Plumbing problems can be disastrous to a home. Depending on the extent of the problem, the plumbing repairs can get very expensive and very time consuming. Some plumbing repairs even require underground work, which means that the entire foundation and land that your house sits on has to be dug up. Fortunately, a newer and more convenient type of plumbing, the trenchless sewer repair, is easier to repair and tends to be a more affordable plumbing option.

Common types of repairs

The most type of plumbing problems that are repaired with trenchless sewer repairs are pipes bursting and cracking. Normally, when a plumbing pipe located underground cracks, it causes a great amount of flooding. To repair this pipe, contractors once had to dig up the area and manually repair it. However, with trenchl

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