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Radon Mitigation FAQs with Chad Robinson

Radon Mitigation FAQs with Chad

Have you ever wondered what goes into engineering a radon mitigation system? What makes a house easy or challenging to mitigate? We had the opportunity to discuss some of our most frequently asked questions with Chad Robinson. Chad is the lead mitigation trainer for Kansas State University and owns a radon mitigation company, Building Performance,…

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Why We Don't Use Rain Caps

Why We Don’t Use Rain Caps

People often ask why we don’t use rain caps on radon mitigation systems. Leaving a pipe open to precipitation may seem counterintuitive; however, radon mitigation systems are designed to handle Minnesota weather. The system not only pulls radon from beneath the home but also draws out moisture, so the small amount of water that falls…

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What are the Symptoms of Radon Exposure?

What are the Symptoms of Radon Exposure?

Thanks to decades of education and PSAs, most folks are aware of (and know to avoid) many common types of toxic gas, such as carbon monoxide, chlorine, and methane. Unfortunately, there is another, much more lethal vapor that has literally and figuratively slipped between the cracks: Radon. What is radon gas? Radon is a radioactive…

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