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Sneaky VOCs: Common Sources of Volatile Organic Compounds in Your Home

Posted By: Tony Published: 08/28/2019 Times Read: 713 Comments 0
Sneaky VOCs: Common Sources of Volatile Organic Compounds in Your Home

The scary truth is that you may not always recognize the dangers lurking in your own home. Now that you know the common culprits of VOC exposure, you can take steps to make your family a lot healthier in the long run.

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Dangers of Paint Fumes for Pets & Tips to Keep Them Safe

Posted By: Tony Published: 08/02/2019 Times Read: 11486 Comments 0
Dangers of Paint Fumes for Pets & Tips to Keep Them Safe

Do you want to start a painting project but have furry friends to worry about? We’ve listed the dangers of paint fumes for pets and tips to keep them safe.

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Three Things That Should Be on Your Allergen-Free Maintenance Checklist

Posted By: Tony Published: 07/17/2019 Times Read: 697 Comments 0
Three Things That Should Be on Your Allergen-Free Maintenance Checklist

Before you begin to repaint the rooms in your house to accommodate those family members with allergies and sensitivities, let's review the three things you should be aware of as you buy your next can of paint.

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What Are VOCs?

Posted By: Tony Published: 07/11/2019 Times Read: 2650 Comments 2
What Are VOCs?

Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are substances that evaporate at room temperature, and they are commonly found in building materials and household products.

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Eco Friendly, Organic Paints Help Your Health

Posted By: Tony Published: 06/26/2019 Times Read: 815 Comments 0
Eco Friendly, Organic Paints Help Your Health

Do you know what's in the paint in your home, office, or travel destinations? At this time, so many people are becoming aware of their environmental footprint and the ingredients they are consuming, but environmental awareness and health impacts of paint often slips through the cracks.

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On Chemical Sensitivity And VOCs, Opt For Non Toxic Interior Paint

Posted By: Tony Published: 06/11/2019 Times Read: 846 Comments 0
On Chemical Sensitivity And VOCs, Opt For Non Toxic Interior Paint

Home redecoration is no small task. Refurbishing and rearrangement of household items aside, there is also color palette to consider. When redecorating, according to a survey conducted in 2017 on interior design trends, over a third of participants stated that they would choose a neutral color palette. As expected, this would likely require some wall repainting. The customer’s best bet for picking out paint that results in a safe, quality painting job? Opting for VOC free, eco friendly paint. Non toxic interior paint will always be your best bet when decorating your home.

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Breathe In The Air: Understanding The Most Common Household VOCs

Posted By: Tony Published: 06/07/2019 Times Read: 697 Comments 0
Breathe In The Air: Understanding The Most Common Household VOCs

According to the EPA, volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are gases emitted from certain solids or liquids. The concentrations of these chemicals are consistently higher -- up to 10 times higher -- indoors than outdoors primarily due to their presence in common household products. Since some cause adverse health effects, the best way to ensure your family is protected is to do your best to remove their sources from your home.

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Why Non Toxic Paint Is Best For Your Home

Posted By: Tony Published: 06/07/2019 Times Read: 722 Comments 0
Why Non Toxic Paint Is Best For Your Home

If you're about to paint your home, have you chosen your paint yet? If not, make an effort to choose non toxic paint. Read on to find out why all of the best low VOC paint options are better to use for your home than traditional toxic paints.

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Create a Healthier Home: Hazards to Avoid and Tips to Try

Posted By: Tony Published: 05/21/2019 Times Read: 498 Comments 0
Create a Healthier Home: Hazards to Avoid and Tips to Try

It’s time to get into the habit of building a healthy environment for yourself. Here are common hazards found in a home and 15 tips to create a healthier home.

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Multiple Chemical Sensitivity: Could Your Home Be Making You Sick?

Posted By: Tony Published: 04/23/2019 Times Read: 790 Comments 0

In today's post, we'll take a closer look at a condition called Multiple Chemical Sensitivity, learn how to recognize the symptoms, and the steps you can take to eliminate these harmful chemicals from your home, office, and life in general.

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