Radon is a radioactive gas that is formed naturally by the radioactive breakdown of uranium in soil, rock and water. It cannot be detected by the senses, i.e., it is colourless and odourless; however, it can be detected with special instruments.
Proven techniques are used in the United States for almost 20 years to reduce radon levels in homes and businesses. Radon Mitigation is one of the first entrepreneurs in Quebec who specializes in these techniques to reduce and eliminate the problems related to radon.
In cases where the seal is not effective, active depressurization system may be required. This technique is to pick up the radon directly under the slab and vented to the outside. Improperly installed systems can stop working after a year or two and then all over again.
Is your concrete foundation cracked or leaking? Many homeowners have encountered the frustrating problem of cracks in their foundation walls, as well as the resulting stubborn water leaks in the basement.