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Posted in thread: Finishing My Basement on 06-06-2008 at 09:54 PM
Here's that Radonguy!You really should do a test before you drywall, although I mitigate
finished basements all the time....just makes things easier and usually cheaper. Your living
right next door to...
Posted in thread: Radon abatement plan on 03-22-2008 at 10:02 PM
Hi,If you are covering a crawlspace for radon gas reduction you can skip the gravel and maybe
the perforated pipe depending on the size of the space. We fasten 10mil cross weave poly to the
Posted in thread: Radon Abatement on 02-10-2008 at 12:09 PM
If you haven't found any info as of now you may like check out my program.
Posted in thread: Gravel under slab? on 12-13-2007 at 06:11 PM
It would have helped if there were some large cracks that you sealed. But most of the radon
likely enters up through your block walls.
Posted in thread: Gravel under slab? on 12-13-2007 at 11:35 AM
What's your radon level?
Posted in thread: Gravel under slab? on 12-13-2007 at 08:53 AM
You do not have to remove your floor to make a radon mitigation system work. We routinely fix
homes where no gravel or even sand was used as a final grade. The key to getting the system to
work is to ...
Posted in thread: DIY Radon Reduction on 08-04-2007 at 10:11 PM
My purpose in providing this link is not just to make a buck. But to provide good information
to all of us, who come "hades" or high water will go ahead and do-it ourselves anyway! The web
can be a wo...
Posted in thread: Radon Mitigation on 07-14-2007 at 07:50 PM
I'm talking about building a simple inexpensive safety valve for a new home. Hey what's a 1k
when added to the price of the home today...not much in my book. And I'm not talking about
Posted in thread: Radon Mitigation on 07-14-2007 at 04:22 PM
Your description of radon gas variability is very well explained. I have seen cases where a
home has a reading of 30pCi/L and the neighbors are all below 4pCi/L, and all with similar
Posted in thread: Radon Mitigation on 07-14-2007 at 12:55 PM
DIY radon mitigation is possible for a well rounded handyman. But after you purchase materials,
possibly rent tools and 2 days of hard work you may have wished that you had paid a radon