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Sep 22, 2019

Custom Sump Cover

Design your own custom sump cover and get a quote.

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Aug 06, 2019

Fantastic Results, and Fast

When we moved into a new home, radon was the last thing on our mind. But our inspection revealed very high levels. Continuous monitoring showed 20-30 pCi/L.

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Aug 06, 2019

We did what should have been done when the house was built.

Our neighbor first told us about radon issues in their house. We were surprised! We're built on at least 18 feet of sand! However, research with the State

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Aug 06, 2019

Successful DIY Radon Mitigation - 18.3 to <0.3

Val was great to work with. I sent him an e-mail with information on my home and the layout and he got back to me with a few fan suggestions and information

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Jan 02, 2019

New Product! Radon Pro Sealant by RadonAway

Combining the best features of silicone and urethane, RadonAway's exclusive Radon Pro Sealant offers superior adhesion, color stability, paintability, moisture tolerance and best of all it has 85% less VOCs than comparable sealants! It's a healthier choice for you, your customers, and the environment.

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Jul 01, 2018

Fantastic reduction 118 pCi/L to 0.7!!

Hello Val. Thank you for providing a web site with very useful information on radon reduction for us do it yourselfers. I just completed my system last

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Mar 19, 2018

Great success!

We were a bit nervous to go the DIY route. I'm a handy guy, but our levels were really high (around 50 pCi/L). We weren't sure we'd be able to have much

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Mar 19, 2018

Fantastic source of information, advice, and materials!

Thanks so much Val for this site! My radon level went from 14 piCu/L to less than 0.5 (undetectable) You provided all the information I needed to install

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Mar 19, 2018

Home owner in Saint Louis, MO

I have a home with about a 1400 square foot basement. We bought the home from the first owner in 2004. We had radon levels measured back in 2004, and

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Feb 07, 2018

It works!

Val led us through the proper parts to buy and installation. We found it easy to do and just got our latest radon test back. It went from 14 down

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Feb 07, 2018

Pennsylvania Radon System

Tested for Radon a few years after home built. Radon level was 38pCi/L.with Passive Radon system. Val gave me advise and I purchased materials from this

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Oct 12, 2017

Awesome site - huge savings and great customers service for DIYers

Radon readings before mitigation were 40pCi/l. Browsing the site, I picked out all the pieces needed for the system and gave Val a call to discuss. Val

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Aug 28, 2017

Sixteen Hours Later....

Val – Just wanted to share. Got my radon system installed over the weekend took me roughly 16 hours for entire system. I’ve attached some pictures.

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Aug 28, 2017

Homeowner

Having contemplated pipe sizes for my radon system I wanted to switch from 4 to 3 pipe after I had already ordered from Val. Luckily it had not shipped

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Jul 28, 2017

About Me

Hi. I'm Val. I've been fixing radon problems for over 12 years now. Learn more about radon!

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Jul 21, 2017

Wisconsin and Minnesota Radon Mitigation

Croix Valley Radon Mitigation serves Minnesota and Western Wisconsin. We have over 10 years experience in the radon field.

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Jul 21, 2017

Easier than I thought - One Day install for Minnesota House

With a little upfront planning and consultation from Mr. Riedman my Radon Mitigation system was installed and functioning in about 8 hours. I ran the

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Jul 21, 2017

Installed radon system 7 years ago - still going strong

I installed a radon mitigation system myself 7 years ago with products and information obtained from this website. It's been running non-stop since then

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Jul 21, 2017

From 17.6 to 1.4!

First test results from March 8th, showed a radon level at 17,6. Installed radon mitigation system with equipment from and advise from Val and his company.

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Jul 21, 2017

New Product! SnapNStrut Pipe Hangers

Adjustable, heavy-duty, nylon pipe hangers perfect for supporting your radon mitigation system pipe.

The SnapNStrut hangers are easy to install and won't corrode like metal pipe supports.

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