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Learn why it's important to test for radon in radon-prone areas before installing any type of floor over a dirt basement. Find out why you should call a professional to do the testing. If radon is present, the floor may require specialized venting so the gas doesn't end up in the house.
Find out why a radon pipe should never terminate in the attic. Get tips on extending it through the roof and putting a proper plumbing vent and flashing sleeve around that. If this problem exists in a house you are looking to buy, bring it up during the negotiation process.
Find out what to do if a home you are in the process of buying turns out to have high radon levels. Learn why a sub-slab mitigation system is the solution, and get tips on a type of radon testing that can't be compromised so easily.