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Mar 01, 2021

Radon U-Tube Manometer

Why must a radon mitigation system have a u-tube manometer? Learn how to install and read one.

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Feb 07, 2021

System Going Strong After 7 Years!

I ordered a complete DIY Radon Mitigation system from you back in April 2014. Just wanted to say thank you for ALL the superior customer support and service

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Jan 23, 2021

Radon Level From 21pCi/L to 3pCi/L

I own a 1966 ranch house in Northern Iowa. Finally decided it was time to wrap my arms around the health hazard of Radon. Did a First Alert test to see

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Jan 23, 2021

Passive to Active Radon System

I recently upgraded from a Passive to an Active Radon System, leveraging my Sump Cover, that was previously installed when the house was built in 1995.

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Feb 11, 2020

Custom sump cover

Needed a clear sump cover for radon, sound and moisture. Val worked with me to see what I needed and to confirm measurements. Cover is perfect with drainjer

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Dec 16, 2019

Radon Levels Explained

Radon levels can vary greatly from house to house and season to season. Learn what your results could mean.

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Dec 09, 2019

How to Test Radon Gas Levels in your Home

Learn how to test radon gas levels in home. Learning how to measure radon in your home is easier than you may think.

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Dec 02, 2019

Easier than I thought - One Day Radon Mitigation 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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Dec 02, 2019

Great empowering information and motivating stories

The full term of the project took me a month from thinking of the idea till 90% complete (now). I did it step by step by myself (my son helped a little)

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Dec 02, 2019

New Sump Cover Installation

Val, You might not remember me. I called you a few times in preparation for an order that I placed in late October. I had a old sump pump lid that needed

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Dec 02, 2019

Interesting Facts About Radon Gas

Do you know the facts about radon gas? Radon fact... it's a naturaly occuring radioactive gas that builds up inside of our homes and causes lung cancer

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Nov 27, 2019

EPA Radon Map: Assess Your Radon Risk

A radon map of the US. What are the average radon levels in your county?

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Nov 27, 2019

Radon Test Kit Information

A do-it-yourself radon test kit is great and inexpensive way to determine the radon level in your home. Learn what they are and how to get one.

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Nov 25, 2019

How to Install Radon Mitigation: Design Considerations

To install radon mitigation systems can be quite simple to very complex. A through inspection will give the knowledge needed to design a radon remediation system that works for your home.

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Nov 25, 2019

Radon Mitigation Success Stories: Healthy Air Solutions Store

Check out radon mitigation success stories from our customers. Have you installed your own radon mitigation system with our help? Tell us about it!

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Nov 25, 2019

Crawl Space Ventilation Design

Crawl space ventilation to the under side of a sealed vapor is an excellent way to rid your basement of radon gas and moisture issues.

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Nov 18, 2019

Radon Facts to Answer Your FAQ

Get the radon facts to answer the most frequently asked questions we receive about radon mitigation. Have a radon question? We have the answer.

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Nov 18, 2019

Meet Your Radon Mitigator

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

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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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