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The Health Effects of Mold

As the nights get longer and the days colder, it’s important to be thinking of your home’s indoor air quality, since you’ll be spending that much more time indoors. One of the things many homeowners don’t realize is that mold … Continue reading

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Maintain Healthy Indoor Air Quality in Your Home

  Understanding how your home works will help you keep your indoor air quality at a high level, and reduce the conditions that cause indoor air quality pollutants to grow or accumulate. A healthy home is not just four walls … Continue reading

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The Dangerous Chemical Hiding in Your Air: Formaldehyde

For those concerned with their indoor air quality, there are so many different terms, words, and chemicals that it get very confusing for the consumer. For some people, learning what and where these things can be found in your home, … Continue reading

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Assessing Indoor Air Quality During a Home Inspection

Whether or not you are a first-time or experienced home buyer, purchasing a new home is one of the biggest investments you are likely to make. It’s also an investment that can be fraught with worry and unknowns, and having … Continue reading

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Natural Disasters and Your Indoor Air Quality

  September’s hurricanes in the southern United States caused untold damage to homes and lives. Beyond the destruction caused at a personal level, one of the under-reported aspects of this natural disaster has been the indoor air quality issues that … Continue reading

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Your Car’s Indoor Air Quality

The freedom of being able to hop in your car and go off on an adventure is one that teenagers and commuters alike dream of. When you’re stuck in traffic on the 401 or any other major Ontario highway day … Continue reading

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Wood Fires Indoors

With autumn finally here, those of us with wood stoves or fireplaces may be gearing up to sit next to the crackling fire on chilly evenings. While this certainly creates a wonderful ambiance in your home, making sure that the wood … Continue reading

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Checking Your Indoor Air Quality

If you’re a homeowner, one of the many things on your home’s to-do list should be an assessment of your indoor air quality. However, checking that your indoor air quality is of a high level isn’t as simple as a good … Continue reading

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New House Smell and Indoor Air Quality

Buying a brand new house or car is one of the biggest purchases you are ever likely to make, and buying brand new – instead of used – can mean you get exactly what you want, whether it be granite … Continue reading

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Transit Indoor Air Quality

As we’ve already seen this month on the blog, as we head back to school and work our indoor air quality can be effecting how well we are able to perform our jobs or how our children do their schoolwork. … Continue reading

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