Green Building & Improvement

3 Steps to Reduce Indoor Air Pollution No Matter Where You Live

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Research has shown that indoor air pollution is among the top five environmental health risks. Poor indoor air quality in the home can cause a multitude of health issues. It can also severely irritate already existing conditions such as asthma, allergies, chemical sensitivities and emphysema. That’s why it’s important to take proven steps to eliminate pollutants […]

Best Energy-Efficient Ways to Use Household Appliances

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Establishing an an eco-friendly household is essential in the modern world and not just because of environmental concerns, but also because you will be able to benefit from significant financial savings in the long run as well. One of the major hallmarks of green policy is energy efficiency, since home energy consumption exudes the highest […]

Natural Floors: Best Flooring Choices for a Healthy House

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Natural floors are the best alternative flooring choice for creating a healthy house environment free from indoor pollution. Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are found in conventional flooring such as vinyls, synthetic carpeting, laminates and other synthetically produced building materials. The production of these products as well as the incineration of them creates dioxins which are proven […]

How Bad Is the Air Quality in a Typical Home?

Healthy Home Q & A

Healthy Home Q & A Answers to the Most Commonly Asked Questions About Building, Remodeling or Improving a Healthy Home with WiselyGreen.com’s Green Living Coach & Healthy House Specialist, P.S. Orr Feel free to comment, ask a question or simply be curious! There’s a whole lot of people who need, already live in or are looking […]

3 Design Tips for a Healthy House Interior

3 Design Tips for a Healthy House Interior

If you’re interested in creating a safer, healthy house environment for you and your family, there are several things that you can do while building a new home or simply renovating your current house. There are many common building materials that are laced with chemicals and volitale organic compounds (VOC) that continually emit toxic fumes into […]

Healthy House, Healthy You!

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The idea of living in a healthy house has become more appealing to homeowners, especially in recent years due to growing health concerns over indoor air pollution as well as concerns about protecting the environment. While many nontoxic homes are generally eco-friendly, the terms are not interchangeable. Some recyclable, sustainable materials that are touted as […]

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