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Home Environment


Radon Test KitRadon is an invisible, odorless, tasteless gas. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States and is responsible for an estimated 20,000 lung cancer deaths each year. Consumers are encouraged to test their homes for radon. Test kits can be purchased in the Flint Hills District offices in Council Grove and Cottonwood Falls for a cost of $5.00.

Is Radon a Problem?

Radon Levels Can Be Reduced

Radon in Home Buying and Selling

Radon Testing Options for Homeowners

A Citizen's Guide to Radon - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Mold and Mildew

Controlling Mold Growth in the Home

A Brief Guide to Mold, Moisture, and Your Home - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Household Pests


Bed Bugs


Shandi D. Andres

District Extension Agent
Family and Consumer Sciences