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What Does a Carbon Filter Air Purifier Do Indoors?

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When it comes time to making that big decision about what kind of air purifier you truly need inside of your home, there are many different questions and answers that you must know prior to this purchase. Each air purifier has several different components that will differ from other air purifiers, whether that be the size of the air purifier, how much square feet it covers in the environment, the type of technology that is used to filter the indoor air, how long the filters in this air device last, and even the cost to use this air purifier 24/7 inside of your home. The technology that is used in an air purifier is usually one of the most important features of an air purifier that will provide air filtration and pollutant removal of specific types of airborne pollution in a home.Carbon (aka activated carbon, activated charcoal, etc.) is a well-known and popularly used air purifier technology that is integrated into air filters that are placed within these devices to filter the indoor …

Disadvantages of Spray Foam Insulation

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Are you considering spray foam insulation for your new home or even are a current homeowner that is stuck dealing with the concerning material inside of your home? Spray foam insulation is a building material that has been used for many years, nearly 30 years by many home builders and homeowners and placed in attics and roofs for insulation. As this building material has been continually used for decades, there has been increasingly more information and studies that have found that this popular, and seemingly un-harmful construction material may be anything but harmless when used in your home and exposed to continually each and every day. Spray foam insulation can potentially contain a hazardous mixture of chemicals that can spread into the airspace of the indoor environment and lead to health risks to those exposed to this now tainted indoor air in their home’s.The disadvantages of spray foam insulation have recently come to the forefront, with multiple studies and research collected…

Are Dryer Sheets Bad for Clothes?

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When it comes time to doing your laundry, each and every one of us have our own go-to laundry care products that we use religiously every time we do the laundry. Whether that be a favored laundry detergent, fabric softener, or even a go-to dryer sheet that is placed in every drying load you do in your home. Clothing dryer sheets are among one of the more popular laundry care items that people use to do their laundry, as it can provide various benefits to your clothing like softening the fabric and reducing electric static on the material. However, although this laundry care product provides benefits to the clothing material it can also stir up and present many cons to the clothing material, the dryer, and even impact human health by sparking allergies/asthma in some cases.Laundry dryer sheets are composed of different types of chemicals and these chemicals can be potentially hazardous to your clothing and even to the health of those that are wearing the clothes on their body for long …

Everything to Know About Dust and Dander Allergies

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Have you ever conducted the white finger glove test to your home to determine if your deep cleanings are really doing the job to remove those pesky and irritating dust and dander allergens that can collect and accumulate on the surfaces in this environment? It may seem like you just cleaned only to find more and more traces of these allergens developing within your home, and they can even lead to the exacerbation of many health conditions in those occupants exposed to them in the airspace, especially those who suffer from allergies to these common household allergens. The composition behind dust and dander are fine particles that when inhaled or ingested into the human body will begin to trigger an allergic response within the immune system, which identifies the allergens as a foreign invader inside the body triggering the known health responses of an allergy attack.Dust and dander allergies are two of the most common allergies that many people experience and deal with inside of their…

Weed Odor Guide: How to Get Rid of Weed Smell

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The indisputable aroma of weed can leave a lasting mark on your environment, soaking into any and every object within its path to brand its scent into the item for an ambiguous amount of time. Smoking indoors will present an array of odor problems, due to the strength of the weed odor and the difficulty in which most individuals will experience in trying to expel this aroma from their personal items and environment(s). Whether the smell of weed contaminates your clothing and skin, your car, or even within the indoor space of your home, the removal process for the surfaces and items in your home of weed smell will require time, energy and an effective odor elimination technology that works on a variety of compounds and odors – even the strongest aromas like marijuana!In this article we are going to discuss the impact that weed smell can have on any indoor environments, learn why weed produces this putrid aroma and understand the key methods to utilize to expel the smell of weed from a …