Radon Myths Debunked

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Many people lack awareness of what radon is, how it can enter our homes and how to mitigate the threat. And it’s not just homeowners who have faulty information about this dangerous gas found in our soil – builders, contractors, realtors, and others also hold problematic misconceptions. Our radon mitigation experts are here to clear … Read more

Does My Radon Mitigation System Need Maintenance?

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Homeowners living within areas containing radon, oftentimes ask what the maintenance requirements are for their radon mitigation system. Concerns with maintaining your radon mitigation system are understandably high on the list of priorities when it comes to protecting yourself, your family, and your time!  How Does a Radon Mitigation System Work? The majority of radon … Read more

Can I Test For Radon Myself?

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Radon is a radioactive gas produced by the decay of elements like uranium. Radon is found in soil, rocks, and groundwater, and when released outside, it dissipates safely in the air. When released inside your home from the rocks and dirt beneath your home, it can build to dangerous levels, harming your health. Radon is … Read more

Is There A Cure For Radon Poisoning?

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Symptoms of radon poisoning do not present themselves immediately. It can take years of exposure to this dangerous gas before you experience symptoms, but serious health issues may have already developed. Read on for more information about radon exposure, the associated health risks, and how you can protect your home and health. How Do People … Read more

3 Most Asked Questions After Radon Is Detected

Doubts, questions and uncertainties about Radon Gas in buildings

One of the most common questions about radon mitigation we get from our clients at Pine Breeze Radon Mitigation after they see elevated radon levels and learn they need a radon mitigation system is if it’s going to require a lot of maintenance. Fortunately, properly installed radon mitigation systems only require occasional maintenance and can … Read more

Why Does Colorado Have A Radon Problem In Residential Homes?

The danger of radon gas in our homes.

The recent surveys show that most homes in Colorado counties may have radon levels that go beyond the recommended action level of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). People who are exposed to radon over a long-time risk developing serious health conditions such as lung cancer. Although radon problems can be caused by several factors, … Read more

How to Rid Your Home of Radon?

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There is no single and universally agreed-on way of removing radon from your home. Radon removal is a very delicate subject as many people are constantly fearful of this gas thus people are constantly inquiring about the best way of getting rid of it effectively devoid of any recurrence and subsequent concentration of the same … Read more

5 Things Homeowners Need to Know About Radon Mitigation

Radon: the natural radioactive gas that comes from the earth - concept image with radon text over a green mowed lawn.

Radon mitigation refers to any process or system that helps to minimize radon concentration in buildings. It aims at keeping radon levels as low as possible or reasonably achievable. One of the reasons why every homeowner needs to be concerned about radon is the risk it poses to their family’s health and general wellbeing. Understanding … Read more