While laminate flooring may be the answer to ridding your house of carpet, we must warn you to proceed with caution. If you’ve ever decided to replace your carpet with alternative flooring, you may have considered your options and found laminate to be at the top of your list. The cost is typically less than
Our garages and storage sheds are home to many dangerous chemicals. Normally the place we store it all, these areas end up the dumping ground for not only dirty soccer cleats and outside toys, but also bug sprays, motor oil, and antifreeze just to name a few. Now is the time to go out and
If you’ve recently tested for radon and it came back positive, you’re likely wondering what you should do next. We’re here to help! If you aren’t already aware, you need to know that radon is a dangerous environmental toxin that causes cancer, so you certainly want to eliminate all occurrences of it in your home.
If you took some time to research chlorine bleach, you’d probably be calling your local representative and asking why we haven’t banned this chemical in the US. Sound extreme? While we’ve always known that common household bleach can be hazardous if swallowed, we may not have taken as seriously the fact that merely breathing it
If you’re unsure what radon is, we recommend you first read our post: What Is Radon? As laws vary state by state on the topic, there is no general requirement for radon testing, so there are likely many homeowners who have never had their houses tested. Often it’s not until someone in the home becomes
Looking for a way to keep track of the blogs you read and things you changed in you home? Just copy, paste and print so you can check them off as you read them! Cleaning 1. Cleaning, we all got to do it! 2. Cleaning the Natural Way 3. Buying Cleaning Products 4. What’s Wrong with Chlorine Bleach? 5. Laundry
Hardwood flooring is not only lovely and easy to clean, it’s one of the safest choices when choosing flooring for your home. Low in emission of formaldehyde, it has virtually no chemical elements of concern; the biggest challenge is having thousands of options when you’re trying to choose which one is the most affordable and
In choosing flooring for your new or existing home, ceramic tile is a safe, non-toxic option. Not only is it free of chemicals found in most other synthetic flooring (such as laminate, vinyl and carpet), but it’s also easy to clean, allowing you to wash away any unwanted outside chemicals that come into your home.