Protecting concrete floors / Guides

Radon Mitigation - Installing a radon evacuation stack in a slab floor
Radon in Homes - Mitigation

Mitigating radon gas in homes

...floors. More specifically, radon penetrates through: Stone foundations Crawl spaces Floor drains Un-sealed sump pump housings Cracks, gaps and joints in walls, floors, ceilings Openings around pipes Well Water What are the health effects of radon gas? Exposure to high levels of radon gas in air is...

Polished concrete floors and counters
Paints, finishes and natural coatings

Finishing concrete floors with silicate densifiers

...concrete slab on grade makes a perfect thermal battery for solar heat . Sealing concrete floors: Raw concrete is very porous and will have a lot of tiny, interconnected air pockets in it that will absorb moisture and other contaminants, and stain easily. It will also endlessly release dust into the air through any ...