Radon News

Clark County giving away tests to detect radon levels in homes
David Garrett did not know what radon was until a friend at the health department suggested that he pick up a free radon testing kit. "I hung it up right away," the Springfield Twp. resident said, adding that he was shocked when he received the... [Read More]

Radon test kits available at local food pantries
Radon test kits are available at local food pantries and to other low- to moderate-income level McHenry County residents as well at no... [Read More]

Radon kits available
Kits for radon testing will be available for $5 during the month of April at the McHenry County Department of Health. One out of every three homes in McHenry County post elevated radon levels in their... [Read More]

Home inspections on rise in buyer's market
Roughly 82 percent of home buyers now purchase a home inspection. We're also seeing an increase in prelisting inspections by home... [Read More]

Test homes for radon
As part of Public Health week, April 6 to 12, the McHenry County Department of Health is offering discounted radon test kits at its Woodstock... [Read More]

Beware invisible bogeyman
Nearly half of the homes tested in Illinois have unsafe levels of radon. In McHenry County, approximately 1 in 3 homes has elevated levels. Builders are urged to use radon-resistant methods in new construction, which are much less expensive than... [Read More]

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Health department offering free testing
McHenry County Department of Health is partnering with local food pantries and their clients to offer free radon test... [Read More]