Welcome to Sophia's Blog!

 

 

Subscribe for free, empowering information.

 

Join Sophia's D-Tox community!

Why Choose Low- to No- VOC Solvents?

Feb 17, 2018

by Angela Cummings and Sophia Ruan Gushée

 

Have you noticed a distinctive smell when you open a paint can, squirt adhesive, unwrap a new vinyl shower curtain, or have new carpeting installed?

This smell can be accompanied by...

Read more...

When Painting, Planning Pays Off

Nov 29, 2017

by Angela Cummings and Sophia Ruan Gushée

 

One of the easiest and least expensive ways to freshen up a room is to paint the walls. However, paint can pollute indoor air. Below are tips to help protect both...

Read more...

Is Off-Gassing Happening in My Home?

Nov 27, 2017

by Angela Cummings and Sophia Ruan Gushée

 

What is Off-gassing?

When you read about chemicals in everyday products, you’ll come across the term off-gassing.  

Off-gassing describes the release of chemicals into the...

Read more...

Sick House Syndrome: 3 Strategies for a home that may be making you sick

Jun 21, 2017

 

Angela Cummings, pictured above, contacted me several months ago because my work really resonated with her. Curious as to why, I invited Angela to share her personal story with toxic exposures. Turns out, her home was making her and...

Read more...
.disqus.com/count.js" async="">