Radon Abatement: Removing Radioactive Gas From Your Home

High levels of radioactive gas may be in up to 25 percent of all U.S. homes, the article includes where does radon come from, levels of radon in the home, and Radon abatement techniques.



107-50-i4
Drain tile and sump ventilation.
DON OSBY
107-50-i3
Block wall ventilation with plenum.
ILLUSTRATION: MOTHER EARTH NEWS STAFF
107-50-i2
Block wall ventilation with individual points.
DON OSBY
107-50-i5
Radon enters a home primarily through its floor and foundation, though building materials and water may also be sources.
ILLUSTRATION: MOTHER EARTH NEWS STAFF
107-50-i1
Under-slab ventilation.
DON OSBY

















Subscribe Today - Pay Now & Save 66% Off the Cover Price

Lighten the Strain on the Earth and Your Budget

Mother Earth NewsAt MOTHER EARTH NEWS, we are dedicated to conserving our planet's natural resources while helping you conserve your financial resources. That's why we want you to save money and trees by subscribing through our earth-friendly automatic renewal savings plan. By paying with a credit card, you save an additional $5 and get 6 issues of MOTHER EARTH NEWS for only $12.00 (USA only).

You may also use the Bill Me option and pay $17.00 for 6 issues.

(* indicates a required item)
Canadian subs: 1 year, (includes postage & GST). Foreign subs: 1 year, . U.S. funds.
Canadian Subscribers - Click Here
Non US and Canadian Subscribers - Click Here