As a Real Estate Agent myself, I must advise my clients on all things to keep in mind for the health of their home or business building they own. Radon is one of those subjects that we talk about. You can’t see, smell or taste radon but the radioactive gas can hurt or kill. Next to smoking, radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States claiming the lives of more than twenty thousand Americans every year, according to the U.S. Surgeon General.

Kent County, Michigan is offering FREE Radon testing Kits for your home while supplies last. The kits are available Monday – Friday from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm at the Kent County Health Department’s main clinic location at 700 Fuller Avenue NE, Grand Rapids. One Kit per Household ONLY!

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has designated January as national Radon Action Month, a perfect time for you to protect your family by testing your home. For a limited time while supplies last, The Kent County Health Department is offering free radon test kits to Kent County.Kent County is typically categorized as having a moderate to high levels of radon.