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I have a house built in 1964 on a concrete slab. Is radon

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I have a house built in 1964 on a concrete slab. Is radon gas possible in this situation?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I live in Santa Rosa, California
Expert:  walkereng replied 10 months ago.

I can try and help you.

Expert:  walkereng replied 10 months ago.

Radon comes from certain types of rock/soil under your slab. It will only occur if you home is built in an area with the right subsurface conditions.

Expert:  walkereng replied 10 months ago.

Here is a link to the State of California Radon Website:

http://www.cdph.ca.gov/HealthInfo/environhealth/Pages/Radon.aspx

Expert:  walkereng replied 10 months ago.

It has lots of great information.

Expert:  walkereng replied 10 months ago.

Here is another link to various Radon Maps in the State:

http://www.cdph.ca.gov/HealthInfo/environhealth/Pages/RadoninCalifornia.aspx

Expert:  walkereng replied 10 months ago.

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Expert:  walkereng replied 10 months ago.

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