A radon fan is specialized piece of equipment that is used to exhaust radon gas. By creating a negative pressure beneath foundation of the home, radon no longer rises into the home and is harmlessly released in to the atmosphere.
There is many different models to choose from and it can be confusing to find the right fan for your situation. Let's see how we can make this process easier.
Are you are looking for a specific fan? Please visit our radon store.
Choosing the right fan is very important for the success of your radon mitigation.
A mitigation fan must be sized according to the a number a factors.
By considering these factors the fan can be sized accordingly, to take into account the suction needed versus air flow available. A proper sized fan will also keep your electric bill to a minimum.
Radon fans fall into two categories, high suction or high flow. The following video highlights a simple test that you can perform to give you a good idea of what kind of fan you will need for your mitigation.
If you would like to have some help sizing a replacement fan for your home please fill in the form below. We use Radonaway and Fantech fans that have a 5 year warranty.
If you are considering a do-it-yourself radon system please go to my do it yourself information.
Check out this video for help choosing your radon fan.