There are no conclusive studies that show mold has a direct impact on human pregnancy, but we do know is that there is a population of people who are sensitive to mold and will get sick if exposed to it.
Mosquitoes are lurking under leaves, mulch, eaves, and other damp, shady places, just waiting for you to disturb their habitat so they can come out for a meal. So logically, going inside your home seems to be the best remedy if you don’t have to be outside. Then there is also the added bonus of avoiding the summer heat if you stay inside. Sounds like the perfect solution, right?
Do you ever feel physically better when you leave your home? Did you know your indoor air quality might be worse than the polluted, smog filled air outside? There is a direct correlation between these two thoughts. Poor air quality in your home puts your family at risk for asthma, illnesses, and other health related […]
The winter is a time where we often crank our heat on high, invite guests over, fill our homes with pleasant scents, and maybe even finish that home renovation project we’ve had on the backburner all year. And luckily for us, our homes were designed for this—they were designed to keep us comfortably warm inside […]
Indoor air quality in your home can be a major issue. You can have allergies or just not feel well because of the quality of your air. There are quite a few ways to address this issue, and the first is to have your home inspected for allergens, molds, bacteria, and even low levels of carbon monoxide […]
According to the World Health Organization, as many as 4.3 million people a year die from diseases linked to poor indoor air quality caused specifically by the improper use of solid fuels for cooking. That’s quite a big number for only one of the many causes of household air pollution. The American Lung Association has similar findings, citing […]
Every year, two million people arrive in an emergency room for asthma treatment in the U.S. alone, and yet every case is unique. Allergens, toxins, and mold have different effects on every patient, but the days of relying solely on symptomatic treatment are over. Preventative care is preferable, particularly in today’s environment, in which asthma-related deaths have […]
Everyone thinks their home is the safest and most stress-free place to be, and to some degree, that’s true. But many of the illnesses come from inside our own homes. Reports in the last few years have shown that indoor air can be just as polluted as the air outside, particularly if your home is poorly ventilation. Anyone […]
Types of Mold Testing Done in the Atlanta Area There are many types of mold testing that can be performed in a home—but how do you know which one to use? Do they all produce the same results? Fitting the test to your needs is important for producing the information that you require—and the complexity […]