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Take The Way You Do Laundry To A Whole New Level Of Clean

Take The Way You Do Laundry To A Whole New Level Of Clean

Maybe it’s your favorite button-down shirt, that pretty, comfy knit dress you wear all the time, or your favorite pair of blue jeans. At some point, though, with regular washing, those beloved articles of clothing are probably going to show signs of wear and tear. Maybe the color fades, or maybe the fabric pills. Maybe stains refuse to come out. Or maybe there’s a dull residue and lifelessness to your clothing now. You have to wash your clothes, but does…

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Why Clean Air Is So Important For Your Baby

Why Clean Air Is So Important For Your Baby

Before your baby comes home from the hospital, you more than likely have spent the last nine months getting ready to create a healthy and happy environment for your baby. From painting and decorating the nursery, checking smoke detectors, baby proofing everything, deep cleaning your home and washing all the tiny clothes that you have received as gifts or bought along the way. There is not a new parent out there that would not go to every length to prepare…

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Chemicals, Allergies and Asthma Triggers to Watch out For

Chemicals, Allergies and Asthma Triggers to Watch out For

If you’re one of the millions of Americans with allergies or asthma, or the parents of a child who struggles with one or even both issues, then you know that over time, you begin to determine what can trigger an episode. Sometimes it’s an entire season; other times, it’s changing climates — say, traveling from your hometown in arid Arizona to muggy south Florida for vacation; and still plenty of other instances when stress, diet or lack of sleep can weaken your…

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Summer Temperatures are Still on the Rise, Along with Air Pollution

Summer Temperatures are Still on the Rise, Along with Air Pollution

The dog days of summer are still in full swing! It’s muggy and almost always unbearably hot. For anyone adventurous enough to leave their home, those two factors can be daunting enough. But summer, as it turns out, is also a key time for another phenomenon: air pollution, specifically ozone. Ozone becomes particularly problematic in hotter months because the atmospheric reactions that produce ozone are actually accelerated by the warm temperatures, with the highest daily concentrations generally occurring between mid…

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Are Odors Invading Your Basement?

Are Odors Invading Your Basement?

The Summer season is here , and with it comes a lot of humidity and dampness. For basements, that can mean musty basement odors that are next to impossible to eliminate. Basements also typically don’t have as much ventilation as other parts of a home since many don’t have windows, and the air down there can get stale pretty quickly. It can be tempting to spray some room fragrance into the air and hope for the best. But there are…

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Can Your Laundry be the Culprit of Your Contact Dermatitis?

Can Your Laundry be the Culprit of Your Contact Dermatitis?

Are you prone to get an itchy, red rash on your wrists or limbs or hands or neck?  Maybe that rash leads to blisters that even begin to ooze a bit. You think to yourself, “What in the world?” as your scratch yourself silly. Turns out, it very well could be a condition called contact dermatitis. Here’s the bad news: when you have it, it’s super-irritating and uncomfortable. But here’s the good news: it’s also curable and preventable. Once you…

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