How ToTips
January 18, 2018

How to Clean A Bedroom the Right Way

When’s the last time you cleaned your bedroom? We mean really cleaned it. Could it be that your room is in need of a good declutter, tidy and clean right now, and you’ve been putting it off because—let’s be honest—cleaning your bedroom isn’t nearly as fun as relaxing or sleeping…
Indoor Air QualityTips
March 6, 2017

Should You Use Chemicals Indoors?

If you live, work or play in buildings, chances are you have heard someone talk about chemicals. But should you use chemicals indoors? To answer that question, first we must learn exactly what chemicals are and how they affect your indoors. Once we understand what chemicals are and what they…
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Indoor Air QualityTips
November 12, 2016

The Best Air Purifier Tips

When it comes to cleaning the air in your home or office, the best and most efficient tool in your strategy is to open windows, wide, to open doors, to open blinds and ventilate, ventilate, ventilate. However, ventilating may just not be enough, or in some homes and offices, non-existent.…
How ToTips
October 22, 2015

How to Inspect Building Foundations for Damage

In the previous blog post I chatted with you about your home's "hat" in “How to Inspect your Roof for Damage”. So what about the "feet" the building foundations? Another important and definitely overlooked place to inspect is the building's footings and foundations. Even though you can't see footings (the concrete…
May 8, 2015

Tap Water Vs. Bottled Water – Which is Healthier?

  Walk down any supermarket isle stocking various brands of bottled water, and in the battle of tap water vs. bottled water, the latter appears the clear winner. After all, who wouldn't want to drink only the purest water, derived from pristine springs and snow capped peaks. At least, that's the story…