Yearly Archives: 2017


Did you know that testing processes vary between real-estate transactions and testing for the general public?

We recently had the pleasure of attending a 16 hour class and certification program sponsored by the University of Minnesota and NRPP-AARST.  A primary focus point of this continuing education class was the difference between radon testing protocols for real estate transactions vs. testing for the general public (aka a […]


Radon Mitigation – A Detailed Look

Radon mitigation is the process by which we reduce radon levels in a building.  Below are several images of Akron Radon’s reduction (or mitigation) system installations. For a detailed look at how it’s done, read our new page titled “Radon Mitigation”.  For a definition of radon mitigation and all of […]


What to Expect When Expecting (Akron Radon to Mitigate a Radon Problem)…

Akron Radon Reduction Systems was founded on core principles that every customer will appreciate.  We offer proficient, efficient, and cost-effective solutions for radon reduction in the home. Proficient: All of our technicians have undergone extensive training as required by the Ohio Department of Health.  They are licensed Radon Mitigation Specialists, […]


Radon Mitigation – Interior or Exterior Installation?

Akron Radon Reduction Systems’ main objective during an installation is to to remove the radon from the soils surrounding your home and discharge them above your roof-line. This technique is referred to as sub-slab depressurization (SSD).  We will determine the optimal location for access (suction) points, fan installation, and exhaust.  […]


Testing vs Mitigation Conflict of Interests 1

Akron Radon specializes in reduction system installations. This means that we focus on reducing, or eliminating, radon within a given space. By nature, we can also test for radon concentration levels to ensure every job is completed satisfactorily. While we DO offer radon testing as a standalone service, providing mitigation […]