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September 28, 2016

The Nature of Indoor Air Quality and breathe

Whilst many people are aware of air pollution outside being of concern, far fewer people take the time to consider their indoor air quality. Less smelly, less talked about, and definitely less obvious. Just think about it. Consider how much time we spend indoors, it’s a wonder that there isn’t…
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May 3, 2016

Did you know… Facts about asbestos.

More on the latest hot topic we've been discussing of late - asbestos. Read below for some asbestos fast facts. These days, just the mention of asbestos is enough to send a shiver down your spine - and rightly so. Australia has the second-highest mesothelioma death rate in the world,…
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June 12, 2015

Easy Ventilation and Natural Light Action Plan

What do I ventilate? I began last year regularly sharing my fresh indoor images on Pinterest, and have received encouraging and positive feedback. I wanted to share my easy ventilating and natural sunlight ideas on the Mitey Fresh blog. I don’t do all the flying around the house every day and night,…
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November 28, 2014

5 Tips for Designing a Green Baby Nursery

You have baby proofed the house and renovated the baby room to keep your little one safe from harm, but have you taken adequate care to design a green baby nursery? Everything from the carpet in the nursery, furnishings, clothing and bedding, to soft toys, nursery crib, changing table and dressers, emit…
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October 3, 2014

Simple But Effective Hay Fever Remedies

Symptoms of hay fever can often be mistaken for a common cold. To help you understand more about this allergy, here is a breakdown of hay fever symptoms and hay fever remedies. What is hay fever? Hay fever (also known by the name allergic rhinitis) is an allergic reaction to…
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July 25, 2014

10 Indoor Plants to Improve the Indoor Air Quality in Your Home

Indoor plants are a great way to add a touch of nature in your home. Besides providing an uplifting aesthetic appeal, indoor plants can play a very important role in improving the indoor air quality in your home and office. Bill Wolverton an environmental scientist, who worked with NASA in…
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July 18, 2014

Improve Indoor Air Quality with these 11 DIY Cleaning Products

In our post, 5 Natural and Safe Home Cleaning Solutions, we talked about  keeping your home sparkling clean with natural and chemical free products such as lemon, baking soda, vinegar and olive oils.  Switching to these relatively inexpensive natural household cleaning products will improve the indoor air quality in your home…
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July 3, 2014

How the MAD Shopper Can Help You Live a VOC-Free Life

An interior design, styling and homewares business that Makes A Difference…That’s MAD for short. They believe your home should feel good and look great without compromising your health or our beautiful planet. Most furnishings and interior products are made using a toxic combination of chemicals that release VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds)…
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June 13, 2014

4 Simple Ways to Prevent Chemical Pollution in Your Home

We have little control on the pollution outside. But when it comes to our homes, we should be able to live in a healthier environment. Unfortunately, our lifestyle choices can cause a great deal of pollution in the indoor environment as well. Learn some ways you can prevent chemical pollution…
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June 6, 2014

6 Ways to Protect Your Home from Sick Building Syndrome

Sick building syndrome (SBS) describes a situation when the inhabitants of a building report various symptoms of illness, but these symptoms lessen when they spend time away from the building. Symptoms of SBS The number of people affected or the sickness symptoms displayed, varies across buildings suspected to have SBS. SBS is typically…
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