If you have a baby or toddler in your house, chances are you have thought of everything possible to keep them safe and comfortable: A crib, toys, soft blankets, warm clothes, healthful food. But have you stopped to evaluate whether the air your child is breathing is clean and safe? Indoor spaces tend to trap […]
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Why pets make babies healthier When a new baby comes into the home, one of the first things you think about is what is or is not safe for my baby? Often, having your beloved pets continue living in your home is questioned once your little bundle of love arrives. But fear not! It […]
Organic air works like…Broccoli? Recent studies have shown, once again, that vegetables have proven to be healthy. Broccoli has proven that it is a super food and an essential part of our diet. Benzene and acrolein are major air pollutants emitted from car exhaust and cigarette smoke. They are the cause of numerable diseases including respiratory […]
How to remove odors from hockey equipment It’s almost impossible to play hockey and not end up with gear odor. Hours of sweat and grime build up and the result isn’t pretty. It’s also not safe. Dirty, sweaty gear is a breeding ground for germs, mildew and mold. Wounds could get infected and quickly become […]
Tackling tough carpet odors. If you’ve recently moved into a home that had a previous tenant, or if your roommate has moved out, chances are the carpets need some help with odor issues. For starters, it’s always a good idea to have the carpets cleaned. You can do it yourself, if you are feeling […]
Remove Paint Odors If you’ve ever painted the interior of your house, you know that fresh paint has a very powerful odor and it can take anywhere from days to weeks for the smell to dissipate. Have you ever thought about the side effects of paint fumes? Are they harmful to breathe? The answer is […]
A recent column in an Ohio newspaper looks at news that connects autism and air pollution indoors . Indoor air pollution, ranked as one of the top five environmental public health risks, is especially heinous because it exists in the spaces where we spend the most time. David Simon writes in The Vindicator, “because the problems […]
Looking for tips on eliminating dust mites? Dust mites are a common allergen that causes problems for many people. And these little creatures are everywhere. They live in carpet, bedding, pillows, mattresses and the dust that accumulates on every surface of the home. According to howstuffworks.com, there may be 100,000 to 10 million of these congestion-inducing […]
Every property has distinct smells that need neutralizing. A stubborn cat odor Cleaning chemicals Wet carpet smell Building with musty smell Apartment that smells like smoke A lingering food or grease smell An unoccupied building with stale air The AirRestore Air Naturalizer Whole Home System is a great tool for busy property managers to use […]
Indoor Air Pollution Health effects from indoor air pollution can be immediate and short-lived. Or they may be severe and not show up until years after repeat exposure. Some of the most common symptoms are sore throat, headache and cough, as well as itchy, runny eyes and nose. More severe symptoms include chronic breathing problems, […]