Category: Policies - WNC Independent Labs
Where do you test for radon? Why test for radon in the lowest, finished, living area?
January 30, 2022
The concern is long term exposure, so the test should be conducted in an area where people will spend a significant amount of time (which is usually a finished living area). The lowest level is used as radon comes up from the ground and as it travels up through the house, there are more opportunities....
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The Lender said we need a flow and/or recovery test on the well. Can we order those separately?
January 15, 2022
The full well inspection provides data we need to run the flow and/or recovery tests as well as making sure that it is safe (for the system, the property, and our tech) to run those tests. Therefore, we don’t offer just a flow and/or recovery test.
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Arranging access with the seller
January 14, 2022
If you are buying a house (or are a buyer’s agent) ordering services with us: Please let us know if you have (or are) a buyer’s agent. Please let us know if you would like us to copy your agent on everything.If it’s listed in Canopy MLS (Buncombe, Henderson, Haywood, Madison, etc) – we can....
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Septic Pumping: 1,000 Gallons
January 8, 2022
Our pump service is for up to 1,000 gallons. Most tanks in this area are 1,000 gallon tanks. This means the tank holds about 1,000 gallons of wastewater and still have 9 inches of air space between the top of the waste and the top of the tank. A tank that is overly full or....
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