Mitigation / Discussions

How do you install your own DIY radon mitigation system?

...mitigation – Testing for radon gas in homes and radon mitigation techniques for basements and crawlspaces Sub-slab depressurization is a great method for ...

Posted by Ariel Fridman Jan. 27, 2020, 10:59 a.m. Radon in Homes - Mitigation 1 Responses

Is polyiso board or styrofoam best for insulating when finishing a basement in CO?

...mitigation installed for high radon levels we now want to use the room more. It's currently completely unfinished, nothing on the walls - what's the best way fo...

Posted by Evan B. Nov. 21, 2019, 8 p.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses

Does a low radon air reading necessarily = low radon in well water?

Our home was recently tested for radon and is at 33 Bq/m3, which I understand is relatively low and does not require any remediation. Does that necessarily mea...

Posted by Steve Bull Jan. 4, 2020, 1:45 p.m. Radon in Homes - Mitigation 3 Responses

How do you lower high radon levels in a basement?

...mitigation equipment such as passive radon stacks are becoming mandatory in many regional building codes, and the can be installed afterwards in some situations...

Posted by Uma Parekh May 22, 2020, 11:54 a.m. Healthy indoor air quality 1 Responses

Should I test my home for radon gas?

I plan on improving insulation to the point of needing an air exchanger. I thought it best to test for radon gas after I've tightened up the major air leakage ...

Posted by Mary Anne S March 5, 2019, 7:46 p.m. Radon in Homes - Mitigation 4 Responses