Radon-Resistant New Construction (RRNC)
Builders and Contractors
Information for Home Buyers
... The good news is you can build your customers a safer, healthier, radon-resistant home. The techniques to prevent radon from entering a home are practical and straightforward for any builder. It’s an inexpensive way to offer families a benefit that could reduce their risk of lung cancer. And it’s a smart way to build trust between you and your customer."
Fuad Reveiz, Member of the National Association of Home Builders
Tools You Can Use
Building with EPA's Indoor airPLUS
EPA created Indoor airPLUS to help builders meet the growing consumer preference for homes with improved indoor air quality. Indoor airPLUS builds on the foundation of EPA's ENERGY STAR requirements for new homes and provides additional construction specifications to provide comprehensive indoor air quality protections in new homes. Read Indoor airPLUS Better Environments Inside and Out (PDF) (5 pp, 807 K, About PDF)