Myth #5 –You only need to worry about radon if you live in certain areas of the country. It’s true, some regions of the country have more or less concentrations of radon but,
Fact: Radon levels depend on soil composition, atmospheric conditions, home construction, etc. (University of Minnesota). Because radon levels don’t depend upon broad ranges it cannot be stressed strongly enough, every home should be individually tested for radon concentrations in order to be sure.