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How do you test for radon?
It’s important to fix the radon problem in your house if a test shows a concentration of 4 picoCuries per liter (pCi/L) or higher, so buy a test kit. You can get one at a home center for about $10— plus a $40 lab fee—and perform the test yourself. You just let the tester sit in your house for a few days and then mail it to a lab for analysis. that monitor continuously for radon are available online for about $130 and don’t require a lab.
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How does a radon reduction system work?
A fan pulls radon gas from beneath the floor and exhausts it outside. In cold climates, it’s better to run the pipe inside the house rather than outside.
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