Houseplants and Mold

Houseplants and Mold

Green is my favorite color!  Having houseplants is not only a great and fun hobby but they make a beautiful addition to any décor and help to purify the air.  The downside of houseplants is that sometimes they can grow mold on the leaves or in the soil allowing for...
How to Reduce Formaldehyde Levels in your Home

How to Reduce Formaldehyde Levels in your Home

Formaldehyde: a colorless, toxic, potentially carcinogenic, water-soluble gas, having a pungent odor, usually derived from methyl alcohol by oxidation. The most common way to be exposed to formaldehyde is by inhaling it through the air containing off-gasses. Doing so...
Indoor Air Quality for Home and Business

Indoor Air Quality for Home and Business

 Indoor Air Quality for Home and Business Indoor Air Quality or IAQ is the air you breathe while being indoors and is crucial to good health and wellbeing, especially in homes and places of business where you spend a large amount of time.  While many things can affect...
What Causes Pipes to Burst in your Home

What Causes Pipes to Burst in your Home

That unexpected but very real problem – a pipe in your home bursts and the flood gates open, literally.  In a large part of the country, a common reason for this to happen is by the pipes freezing.  When water lays stagnant it will freeze and expand allowing a buildup...
The Health Risks of Clutter in your Home

The Health Risks of Clutter in your Home

The Health Risks of Clutter in your HomeIt is true that being surrounded by excessive clutter can contribute to stress, feeling overwhelmed, and tired, but it also leads to becoming physically sick and negatively affecting your indoor air quality for you and your...