How to Detect Radon Gas

Do You Know If Your Home Has Radon? If you read What Is Radon?, you’re sure to understand that exposure to radon gas is a serious issue. Conducting a simple radon test is the only way to tell if you and your family are at risk! Test Your Home Today Each home is...

January 2020 = Radon Awareness Month

Cook’s wants to remind you that January is Radon Awareness Month. And we’re here to help reinforce EPA guidelines for eliminating radon from your home or office.  Five Things You Can Do During National Radon Awareness Month   Test your home – EPA and...

Maintaining Your Radon Reduction System

Easy Radon Mitigation System Maintenance Similar to a furnace or chimney, radon reduction systems need occasional maintenance. If you have a fan powered (or active) system, you should look at your warning device, usually a manometer, on a regular basis to make sure...

Radon Lung Cancer Symptoms – Know The Signs

Did you know that November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month? And while smoking is the leading cause of lung cancer deaths in the United States, the second leading cause of lung cancer is due to exposure to radon gas. Long term exposure to elevated levels of radon gas in...

Testing for Radon Gas

Worried About Radon? If you weren’t aware that radon exposure is a serious issue, you might want to read all about radon gas. And if you’re worried about radon exposure, the first step is testing for radon gas. The only way to determine your home’s...

Reducing Radon in Slab Homes

Radon Mitigation for Slab-on-Grade Foundations In order to reduce radon in slab homes, one of four types of soil suction methods are employed: subslab suction, drain-tile suction, sump-hole suction, or block-wall suction. Active subslab suction — also called subslab...