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10 Household Products to Detox

Apr 10, 2018

by Angela Cummings and Sophia Ruan Gushée

 

Household productslike cleaners, paints, and fragrancescontribute to half of our urban air pollution, according to a study led by the National Oceanic and...

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10 Things to Consider When You Want to Remodel Your Home

Mar 27, 2018

by Angela Cummings and Sophia Ruan Gushée

 

Home remodeling can be trickier than building a new home, in the sense that you, the homeowner, are likely still living in the home while it’s being remodeled.

This gives added...

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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...

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Colorful and Nontoxic Wall Paint

Jan 05, 2018

by Angela Cummings and Sophia Ruan Gushée

 

Painting walls brings out inner-creativity, even in the most non-creative people. With paint chips taped to the wall, we act as interior designers and choose the color that will look best...

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Zero-VOC Paint Means Less Off-Gassing in Your Home

Jan 05, 2018

by Angela Cummings and Sophia Ruan Gushée

 

Zero- and low-VOC (volatile organic compounds) labels are popping up on paint cans throughout the U.S. in response to growing consumer demand for paints with minimal...

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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...

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