Green Practices to Consider in your Home or Building

Green Practices to Consider in your Home or Building

“Going green” means finding ways to make more ecologically responsible decisions to help protect and sustain the environment. When it comes to air quality, there are some green practices you can use in your home or building to become more considerate of the environment. Choose nontoxic cleaning products. Modern cleaning products often contain chemicals that… Continue Reading

Dirty Ducts a Risk to Your Restaurant

Dirty Ducts a Risk to Your Restaurant

Cleanliness is paramount as competition in the restaurant industry is more competitive today than it ever was. In the heat of the kitchen, and amidst the heat of competition, regular commercial air duct cleanings will help you stay ahead. Here’s why. Perils of Uncleanly Ducts As restaurant owner, you want to do everything in your… Continue Reading

Choosing the Right Air Humidifier

Choosing the Right Air Humidifier

A humidifier is a wonderful machine, and during the winter months especially, it can greatly improve the quality of air in your home. Surely you’ve experienced the symptoms of dry air in the winter; your face gets itchy and patchy and you might experience a nosebleed or two because of it. A humidifier puts moisture… Continue Reading

Cleaning Your Garbage Chute

Cleaning Your Garbage Chute

In a previous blog post, we mentioned the importance of having your chimney properly cleaned to promote healthy air circulation. Of equal importance is the routine cleaning of your building’s garbage shoot, that funny little contraption in charge of disposing all kinds of foul waste. Why? Well, because it’s garbage of course! Here’s what you… Continue Reading

Improve your Home’s Air Quality with Indoor Plants

Improve your Home’s Air Quality with Indoor Plants

Not only has indoor foliage been linked to lower blood pressure, anxiety, and fatigue, house plants can also increase the quality of the air we breathe. This was famously demonstrated in a late 80’s NASA study which sought to neutralize the effects of sick building syndrome within space stations.  Certain plants, the study found, can… Continue Reading

Staying Sterile: How UV Rays Can Keep Air Clean

Staying Sterile: How UV Rays Can Keep Air Clean

Back in late 2015, NASA conducted a very important experiment that could help humans find life on Mars one day. One of the things that concerns astrobiologists when planning rover and probe visits to the Red Planet is that spacecraft could potentially carry bacteria onboard from Earth, contaminating Mars’ native environment and skewing the results… Continue Reading