It’s our mission to help equip you with the knowledge and tools that you need to create a healthy environment in your home. Your Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) plays a key role in your overall wellness, but due to the events happening in our world today, it’s becoming more of a priority for many. While we cannot make any claims that using these products will help protect you from … [Read more...] about Products to Help Purify the Air in Your Home
What is filtration soiling and what does an air filter have to do with it? Filtration soiling is soot-like discoloration that appears primarily along the edge of your carpet. Some carpet professionals also refer to this type of staining as aromatherapy candle soot, draught marking, fogging or dust marks. It is more noticeable on lighter colored carpeting than darker shades, but … [Read more...] about Can Air Filters Affect Filtration Soiling?
Indoor air quality experts at the Oregon Environmental Council say that the chemicals used in scented candles can cause indoor air pollution, potentially causing a wide range of respiratory health effects, including asthma. Companies are not required to disclose the specific chemicals used in scented candles on the labels, and many labels simply list "fragrance" as an … [Read more...] about Scented Candles May Cause Indoor Air Pollution
We just published our first Buyer's Guide on air filtration and wanted to share it with our site visitors. If you've ever been to our website before, you've probably noticed that there's a seemingly endless list of product categories - air filters, water filters, humidifiers, air purifiers, water bottles, etc. We know it can be overwhelming to search through all of this, so … [Read more...] about A Simple Guide to Home Air Filtration
Past research studies have indicated that air pollution causes inflammation in the lungs and blood vessels and may also cause endothelial cells to function poorly, both of which lead to decreased cardiovascular health. Past studies have also indicated that HEPA air filters can reduce air pollution from vehicle emissions in urban areas, but few have addressed the impact of HEPA … [Read more...] about Inexpensive HEPA filters could curb heart disease