Indoor Air Quality

How to reduce indoor air pollution, and why dusting is the best way to detox your life

Forest bathing is hot right now but the truth is that most of us spend 90 per cent of our time indoors in our homes, offices, schools, shopping …

Pollution

These 7 Awesome Plant Stores Will Help Up Your Interior Design Game

We've found the best plant stores around the world that stock the dopest cacti and chillest greens to make your home infinitely cooler and more premium.<p>You simply cannot put together a charming, artistic, unique, well-appointed, personality-filled, [other “awesome” adjective here] home these days …

Air Quality

The innovation driving air pollution out of our homes

The Dyson Pure range of air purifiers is built on decades of technology expertise and the cutting-edge design that Dyson is famous for<p>Dyson engineers …

Pollution

Five ways to improve indoor air quality in your home

In an effort to keep your family healthy, you try your best to keep a clean home. But in order to stave off symptoms such as sniffling, sneezing, and …

Air Quality

Secrets to a healthy home

There are a lot of essentials that go behind building a good home, more importantly keeping it safe and healthy. Let's look at some of …

Home Improvement

Awair smart monitoring device helps improve indoor air quality

If it weren’t for his daughter, Ronald Ro, a San Francisco-based engineer, might still be working for Boeing or Samsung. And if it weren’t for her dad, 6-year-old Jungsuh might still be struggling with her eczema.<p>Seven years ago, Ro and his friend Kevin Cho, who has two sons with asthma, were …

Assistive Technology

Air quality advisory, heat wave warning continues for B.C. south coast

The advisory continues for Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley because of high concentrations of fine particulate matter that are expected to …

Heat Waves

Tracking my life with tech to improve my life

There’s this idea that if we quantify and track our lives, our lives will be better. But I’m not so sure about that. Over the past week, I’ve tracked both my sleep and bedroom air quality. Let’s first take a look at the Beautyrest Sleeptracker.<p>The Sleeptracker comes with a couple of sensors that …

Air Quality

6 things that are polluting the air in your home

It's not only outdoor pollution that can damage your lungs<p>When discussing air pollution, the go-to image is of smoggy, traffic-laden streets and …

Environment

The investment case for retrofitting old buildings

Cities across Asia are seeing an increasing number of new office blocks: From Marina One in Singapore to the Z15 Tower in Beijing, occupiers have …

Mercedes-Benz

Foobot Indoor Air Quality Monitor Review | Trusted Reviews

What is the Foobot Indoor Air Quality Monitor?<p>Think of pollution, and you probably think of things happening outside your house – yet it’s inside …

Pollution

In the heat of summer, think winter

To ensure that all systems fire up without fail, it’s necessary to have your HVAC tested, cleaned and maintained at least annually.<p>“Having regular …

Canadian News

Widening I-70 in Denver is a social injustice. It’s also poor urban planning.

Denver Post fileInterstate 70 passes over the Swansea neighborhood of Denver on March 10, 2012.<i>Re: “Ditch the delay on Interstate 70 expansion,” July</i> …

Denver

A look at Exxaro’s plush R600 million headquarters in Pretoria

Property group Growthpoint says it has broken ground on R600 million prime office development in Centurion which will serve as mining group Exxaro’s …

News (South Africa)

Low-energy homes don't just save money, they improve lives

Household energy use is a significant contributor to global carbon emissions. International policy is firmly moving towards technology-rich, low- and …

Energy

Learning To Love Caulk: 5 Eco-Friendly Options

<i>Caulk.</i> If you're 13 years old (or me), you giggle when you say it unless you emphasize the "L." For the rest of the world, caulk is one of those …

Home Improvement

10 Eco-Friendly Substitutions For Glue, Caulk, and DIY Tools

As anyone who's ever tried doing some DIY projects at home, you'll know that a lot of the products that you use improving your home—glues, paints, …

Home Improvement

Allergens and indoor air quality: 4 steps to a healthier home

When at home, you're probably relaxing, playing with the kids or tackling chores. What you aren't likely doing is thinking about the air you're …

Air Quality

Foobot, First Take: A flexible and useful air quality monitor Review | ZDNet

Poor air quality is clearly bad for our health, and both forward-looking city governments and campaigning organisations are working to find ways to …

Air Quality

Smoky Skies Advisory issued

<b>UPDATE: Noon</b><p>Residents in communities across Interior Health are being warned that smoke conditions and local air quality can change due to the …

Pollution

ThinkStation P320 Tiny

ThinkStation P320 Tiny Features<p><b>Empowering great things</b><p>The world’s smallest workstation packs 7th Gen Intel® processors and NVIDIA® Quadro® …

Air Quality

How to detox your home: five household hazards and the healthy alternatives

The vehicle fumes choking Hong Kong’s streets are enough to make anyone want to stay indoors. But don’t imagine the air at home is clean: you may …

Health

Ventilation Systems | Industrial Ventilation System

A good ventilation system allows you to achieve the best possible indoor air quality<p>A ventilation system, comprising of ducting, fans & filters helps …

Air Quality

Mold & IAQ Hazard Advice for Rental Tenants - What to Do About a Moldy Rental Apartment

Indoor Mold or Other Hazards: Advice to Renters<p>RENTERS & TENANTS: MOLD ADVICE - home - <b>CONTENTS:</b> What can & should a renter or tenant do about an …

Home Improvement

Rossi Pool Recreation Center to undergo $8.2 Million renovation | Richmond District Blog

A conceptual rendering of the revised exterior of Rossi Pool, as viewed from Arguello.<p>Last Tuesday, a public meeting was held to present the final …

Architecture

A 'greener' office actually improves how well you work

Corporate wellness programs focus on biometric screening, diet and exercise programs to improve health and productivity. However, new research has …

The Workplace

MERV and LEED?

Chamarra McCrorey<br>May 17, 2017<p>Indoor Air Quality Test<p>How does MERV measure the effectiveness of air filtration media, and what rank would be required …

Construction

Indoor air quality sneaks into EU buildings law review

<i>This article is part of our special report Health activists join EU building renovation crusade.</i><p>A last-minute push by energy activists has convinced …

European News

9 Things the Most Relaxing Bedrooms Always Have

Having a quiet, soothing bedroom entirely devoted to relaxing has helped me manage stress in ways a gym membership, occasional spa splurge, or that …

Bedrooms

How Smart Is Your Bathroom? High-IQ Showers, Toilets, and More You'll Adore

The smart home craze has entered the loo: That's right, the wonders of smart bathrooms have arrived in the form of showers that heat themselves to …

Body Fat