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Mitigating Radon in Homes

Filed in Sustainability and Green Building by on January 28, 2021 0 Comments
Mitigating Radon in Homes

January is National Radon Action Month, an important reminder to ensure homes are protected from this naturally occurring radioactive gas that can seep from the soil into a home.

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VA Accepts NAHB Revisions on Radon Mitigation Requirements

Filed in Codes and Standards, Environment by on October 23, 2019 10 Comments
VA Accepts NAHB Revisions on Radon Mitigation Requirements

In a victory for NAHB, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has accepted our suggested revisions and clarifications regarding a builder’s certification requirements for radon gas mitigation on properties located in Zone 1 counties, which have the highest potential radon levels.

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