Everything You Need to Know About Vapor Intrusion
It is very important to maintain your house well and to be up to date with all the potential hazards that could pose a risk to your home and well-being. Mitigations efforts can be as straightforward as installing a fire alarm and smoke detector. However, other risks may not be as obvious. In this video, you will learn everything you need to know about vapor intrusion, including what it is, why it is dangerous, and how to prevent it.
Chemicals from old gas stations and factories can seep into the ground over time, spreading throughout the neighborhood, and then rising as vapor and entering your home. The vapor will enter your home through small cracks and gaps, entering your basement first and then rising up into your living areas.
These vapors can cause health issues, but you may not even know that they are there. Luckily, with the help of this video, you will be able to look out for signs of vapor intrusion and do something about it.