5 Ways To Increase Home Air Quality

5 Ways To Increase Home Air Quality

Many people when hears words air pollution think of air pollution as something outside – smog, ozone etc. But only a few know the truth, that actually when you hear words air pollution you should think about indoors – homes, offices etc. Indoor air can be more polluted than the air outside. The air inside […]

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Secondhand smoke

Secondhand Smoke

Tobacco smoke Secondhand smoke is also called as environmental tobacco smoke. Secondhand smoke is the combination of 2 forms of smoke that come from smoking tobacco – Sidestream smoke and Mainstream smoke. Sidestream smoke is the smoke from the burning end of a cigarette, pipe, or cigar. Mainstream smoke is the smoke exhaled by a […]

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9 Indoor Plants That Improve Indoor Air Quality

9 Indoor Plants That Improve Indoor Air Quality

The plants filter out several harmful compounds in the air and make it much healthier to breathe. The good news is that these plants are easily found and you can attach them to your home to accommodate yourself and your family with air that is complete purer and free from harmful agents. These plants will […]

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Test Indoor Air

How To Test Indoor Air With DIY Air Quality Testing Kit

Do-it-yourself air quality testing kit types. Why you should need an air quality testing kit I wrote before (read here). Do-it-yourself (DIY) testing kits let you take control of your own environment on your schedule and at a reasonable cost. There are several types of testing kits available on the market each intended to detect […]

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Air Quality Testing

Air Quality Testing Air pollution hits everyone.  It is impossible to hide from it, even inside your private home.  Here are some facts. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, indoor air quality is a bigger health hazard than outdoor air pollution with pollutants being up to 100 times higher indoors. More than a 50 percent […]

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Pollen, dust mites, mold

3 Most Common Household Allergens and How to Avoid Them

If you have a runny nose, watery eyes, itchy skin, or other symptoms that make you feel discomfort at home then there is a high possibility that in your home lives allergens. Three most common allergens are dust mites, mold, and pollen. Dust mites (also called bed mites) is a cosmopolitan pyroglyphid that lives in […]

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Air purifier buying guide

Air Purifier Buying Guide

We all know that outdoor air can be polluted especially in big cities. But did you knew that indoor air can be more polluted than outdoor air? According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) information, our indoor air may be 2-5 times more polluted than the air outside. Some of the factors why: […]

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