HEALTHY HOMES: Clearing the Air, About Air Quality

The current meteoric rise in public concern and interest regarding air quality and healthy environments has created an opportunity for industry to market and promote a myriad of diverse products and services. Everything from scented candles and snake oils, to ozone generators and air fresheners are being advertised as the air quality answer to [...]

Ensure a Drier and Healthier Home

Whew… we survived. The perils of Old Man Winter are behind us. Or are they…” Early deep record snowfalls, little or no ground frost and warm spring sunshine are recipes for flooded basements, leaking foundations and moist concrete floors. Is your home prepared for a moist spring and damp summer? Have you removed all [...]

Healthy Home Hints

If we understand “how” a house works, we can then control the conditions that spawn poor air quality. A healthy building is a building that is designed, constructed/renovated and maintained to reduce the accumulation of above normal chemical and biological off-gassing or particulates. It must be watertight, control air change per hour, and be [...]