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? 1

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 […]