Why Radon is Dangerous

Radon is dangerous to your health - Test your home for Radon in Salem

Imagine there are thousands of bees living right below your home. A few find their way through the cracks in your foundation. The odds are still in your favor that you won’t get stung. But the longer you’re in the same space with them, the more likely you’ll get stung. Remember, more are coming in…

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Spring Home Repair Checklist

Spring Home Repair Checklist

Don’t Get Caught With Radon, Mold, Or Pest Damage!  As the signs of spring are slowly starting to pop up, it’s a great time to complete a few simple maintenance projects sure to keep your home safe from many of the silent culprits that can easily wreak havoc. Not quite sure where to start? Here’s…

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January is Radon Awareness Month

3Rs Construction Radon in the Earth's Crust

7 reasons you NEED to test your home for radon! According to the EPA, Radon is the leading cause of lung cancer deaths among nonsmokers in America and claims the lives of about 21,000 Americans each year. Radon is a radioactive gas produced when uranium in the soil decays; it can be found all over…

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January is National Radon Action Month

3Rs Construction January is Radon Action Month

3Rs Construction Provides Radon Testing & Mitigation   It’s a great time for a reminder to test your home for radon and protect your family from potential illness. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that there are over 20,000 deaths in the United States each year to radon exposure. That’s more fatalities than drunk…

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How Does An Earthquake Affect Radon Levels?

Radon flows like a river

Did You Feel The Earthquake Near Salem! Did it leave you feeling “all shook up”? At a 3.1 magnitude earthquake, it would be easy to miss unless you were right on top of it. The quake was near Silverton, Oregon on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 8:45 pm. If you want to see some interesting…

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Arrrrr Matey! Who’s 3Rs Construction?

3Rs Construction 3arrrrrs Repair Remodel Remediation

When You Think 3Rs, Think Repair, Remodel, & Remediation! Is catching up on home repair part of your New Year’s resolution? It’s probably not a regular thing to put on a resolution list, but it could be!  After all, there’s always something to be done around the house!   REPAIR Home repair could be as…

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3Rs Construction is Salem’s Trusted Radon Professional

3Rs Construction Radon Certified Salem Oregon

Experienced and Trained Radon Testing and Mitigation   Our goal at 3Rs Construction & Remodeling is for you to have peace of mind about the health and safety of your home. That’s why Duane West, owner of 3Rs Construction & Remodeling, attended a special radon mitigation training class provided by AARST-NRPP (The American Association of…

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3Rs Construction Reviews Stanley Watras and Radon Mitigation

3Rs Construction Stanley Watras Radon Story

The Discovery of Radon in Homes Did you ever wonder why we ever started doing radon testing and radon mitigation in homes? Did someone just get up in the morning and think to themselves, “I think I’ll check my house for radon today.” No …that would be silly! But, it’s actually a very interesting tale! It…

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Preparing Your Home for the Spring Real Estate Market – PART THREE

3Rs Construction Salem Oregon Curb Appeal

Enticing Curb Appeal Provided by 3Rs Construction & Remodeling in Salem, Oregon Here in Salem, Oregon, spring is a long awaited time of year. After the dark days of winter, the brighter, more colorful days of spring are a welcome sight! If you’re going to put your house on the market, it’s a great time…

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