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.
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.
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.
Designing a nursery is part fun and part challenging as it takes a lot of precise planning to make your home ready for your baby. The scope of designing baby rooms has evolved leaps and bounds in the last couple of years. The options available in the market are both fun and safe for the baby with eco-friendly paints, organic upholstery & furniture, and minimalist themes. As parents, we are always looking to leave no stone turned to give a safer environment for our children to grow and here is how you can take the first step towards it
Ready to start that paint job? Before you do, here are four great reasons why you need to know the ingredients of the paint you’re using.
Make your baby’s nursery a snapshot of modern design! With Lullaby Paints’ award-winning paints, you can design a beautiful room that will be the envy of all. A black and white room with patterns of shapes (like stars, hearts, etc.) is perfect for both boys and girls. This can be ideal for parents who want to wait to find out the sex of their unborn baby.
You may not know it, but every month Esther from Buy Modern Baby graces our humble blog with a gorgeous and super unique nursery mood board. She surprises us with delightfully unexpected decor and furnishing pieces – many of which will grow with your child and could eventually be used in any room in your home. She makes the task of creating the perfect, unique nursery far easier with her design boards since each one has a Pinboard associated with it with tons of other pieces that would work in the aesthetic and palette of the design. Thank you, Esther!! Today we're featuring 9 of the design boards she's created over the last year. Let us know which nursery design inspiration you like best in the comments for a chance to win $200 for Lullaby Paints!