Builder Installs Skeletal Radon System Incorrectly, But Passes Inspection

We recently encountered a situation with a builder of a new home in the near western suburbs of Chicago. An Illinois …

Vapor Intrusion System Eliminates Chemical Odors at a McDonald’s

The consistency of great food at McDonald’s is a given. However, recently a patron of a local McDonald’s noticed a chemical …

Not All Radon Contractors Are the Same – Part 1

All radon mitigation companies are licensed by the State of Illinois. However, this license only means that they have a basic …

4 Health Hazards in Your Home and How to Protect Yourself

Your home should be a safe and healthy refuge for the entire family. While you may be diligent about minimizing your …

The Discovery of Radon in Homes: The Story of Stanley Watras

Did you ever wonder why we ever started doing radon testing and radon mitigation in homes? Did someone just get up …

The Dos and Don’ts For Properly Finishing a Basement

Basements Are Wet Unless it’s built like a boat, with proper exterior waterproofing and radon control systems in place, a basement …

8 Easy Ways to Save Money on Radon Mitigation

While the health benefits of installing a radon mitigation system are priceless, we know that the cost may seem out of …

Radon Gas Information Guide

Radon is an invisible gas formed in the Earth’s crust. It is in the air all around us and can get …

A Radon Mitigation Story

Read this account of a customer’s radon mitigation journey We tested our house for radon with both a short term (3-day) …

Elliott & Associates Can Help You Close On Your Home Faster

“Poke and hope” radon mitigation contractors cost you more money and can ruin the value of your home. Watch this video …