Posted on March 17th, 2014
Aah, spring! More like “Aah-choo!” That’s because air inside the average home is up to five times more polluted than the air outside.* Fortunately, there are simple steps you can take to improve your home’s indoor air quality, so you can breathe easier this season and throughout the year. Make a clean sweep. What comes
Posted on August 16th, 2013
It’s a bright, sunny morning, and you don’t have a care in the world. The birds are chirping, the coffee is hot, and the forecast calls for blue skies all day. Then, in a fit of panic, you suddenly remember that it’s been a while since you changed your furnace filter. How many times has
Posted on April 4th, 2013
Sunny one day; rain the next. Add in morning breezes and evening storms, and you’ve got the usual unpredictable forecast that seems to accompany changing seasons. While it’s difficult enough to match your wardrobe to the forecast, fluctuating weather patterns and changing temperatures can leave you feeling ill to boot. Here are a few tips to
Posted on February 12th, 2013
Winter’s harsh elements can wreak havoc on skin, causing it to dry, itch and flake. Our seven skin-saving tips can help to provide soothing relief in no time: 1. Protect your skin with oil supplements. Adding fish and flaxseed oil to your diet—two natural oils high in essential fatty acids—will not only help to keep
Posted on November 15th, 2012
Aaaaaaaaaa-Choooooooo! The dreaded flu season is upon us. Fortunately, the old adage is true: An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. We’ve gathered a few tips to help you protect your family from the flu this winter: Wash your hands, surfaces and even cleaning supplies. Often. Just 15-20 seconds of hand
Posted on August 14th, 2012
It’s that time of the year when long, leisurely summer days give way to the often too busy and chaotic routine of returning to the regular school schedule. Instead of fun in the sun and staying up late, it’s time to shop for school supplies, go to bed early and get ready to buckle down
Posted on August 11th, 2012
As U.S. heat waves reach record highs this summer in many states, a large portion of the population is experiencing a great deal of discomfort due to excess heat and humidity. But the temperature isn’t the only thing rising—so is the risk. While many can stay out of harm’s way by staying cool and hydrated,
Posted on March 20th, 2012
According to the EPA, the air inside your home may be up to five times more polluted than the air outside. So when you’re doing the annual clean-sweep, don’t forget to add it to your list.
Posted on March 12th, 2012
When winter’s chill strikes, cold air starts to seep into your home through cracks and crevices—while warm air flows out. Your first instinct may be to crank up the heat, but warmer temperatures rob indoor air of moisture, blanketing the inside of your home with a desert-like oasis of dry, stuffy air.
Posted on March 12th, 2012
Allergies and sniffles got you down? Unpleasant odors lingering too long? It could be a result of poor indoor air quality. Read our tips below to learn how you can clean your indoor air to improve your family’s health, comfort and home.