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Passive Radon Mitigation System Not Working?

We recently had two calls from people that had activated their passive radon mitigation systems by having a contractor add a radon fan in their attic. The radon levels did not go down after the fans were added, and in one case, the levels went up. We were hired to troubleshoot and fix the problems….

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What is Radon Mitigation?

Radon mitigation is a ventilation system that reduces the radon levels in your family’s home. There are a few different ways to do this, but the most common approach is called active soil depressurization (ASD). This means designing and installing a radon reduction system that creates suction under your home. How Does Radon Mitigation Work?…

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Is Your Radon Fan Working?

In this post, we’ll help you determine if your radon fan is running. What’s a Manometer? First thing’s first, a manometer is a U-shaped tube filled with fluid. It is sometimes called a U-tube, how clever! The fluid is usually red, blue or green. It’s a visual gauge that tells you if your radon fan…

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How To Choose A Radon Fan

In this article we’ll cover the different types of radon fans, their applications, how to choose a radon fan, and, why bigger, isn’t always better.  All radon fans are not the same and each has its own specific application. Knowing how to choose the right radon fan is important, because it’s a large factor in…

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