Category Archives: Air Quality

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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Your Photocopier and Indoor Air Quality

If you work in an office, it’s likely you have a photocopier somewhere nearby. Ubiquitous in the modern office, this machine can be your best tool when getting your work done – when it’s working that is. Most now also … Continue reading

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School Indoor Air Quality

As our kids (big and small) return back to the hallowed halls of academia, pulling on backpacks and sharpening pencils, the indoor air quality of their learning environment certainly isn’t on their minds. A school both new and old can … Continue reading

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How your Air Conditioner Helps Improve your Indoor Air Quality

The air conditioner in your home likely doesn’t turn off until the end of September when the cool air of autumn finally begins to arrive in the GTA. After running your air conditioner all summer long, it’s a good idea … Continue reading

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Indoor Air Quality when Living Near A Landfill

As the hot days of summer drag on, there can sometimes be a funny whiff on the breeze – especially on garbage collection night, when trash has been sitting on the curb for hours in the hot sun. For some … Continue reading

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Your Pets and Indoor Air Quality

Our furry four-legged friends bring us a lot of joy. Like a bad dating website advertisement, there are lots of long walks, snuggling during your favourite TV show, and laughter. But pets could also be having a negative impact on … Continue reading

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Wildfires & Indoor Air Quality

With wildfires raging for the past few weeks over parts of British Columbia, the importance of good indoor air quality is one of the issues many families are facing.

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Improving Office Indoor Air Quality

It’s Monday morning and you’ve just arrived at the office. You put down your bag, slide into your seat and take a big breath of… stale office air. You know the scent: old cardboard, the Xerox machine chugging away, dust … Continue reading

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