Innovative solutions for creating healthy, efficient, eco-friendly homes

Healthy Home Grand Island NE

There are various things you can do to protect yourself and your family from health hazards inside your home. For more information about healthy homes, read articles here.
Newest Topics

HEPA Vacuum Cleaners Grand Island NE

HEPA Vacuum Cleaners in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to HEPA Vacuum Cleaners in Grand Island, NE.

Water Beds Grand Island NE

Water Beds in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Water Beds in Grand Island, NE.

Steam Cleaner Grand Island NE

Steam Cleaner in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Steam Cleaner in Grand Island, NE.

Nontoxic Pest Control Grand Island NE

Nontoxic Pest Control in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Nontoxic Pest Control in Grand Island, NE.

Pressure-Treated Wood Grand Island NE

Pressure-Treated Wood in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Pressure-Treated Wood in Grand Island, NE.

All Topics

A Guide to Safe Water Within the Home Grand Island NE

There are enemies lurking within your home. Just beyond each faucet and shower fixture, the pipes that feed them are - in most homes - filled with bacteria and parasites in Grand Island. Some of these, like the parasite Cryptosporidium, are quite dangerous. The good news is that there are sensible and cost-effective ways to rid your home of these unwanted guests.

Accurate Water Testing Grand Island NE

To alleviate concerns, people usually have to ship a water sample to a lab in Grand Island, pay them at least a couple hundred dollars and wait several weeks for the results.

Air Quality Testing Grand Island NE

Homeowners concerned about the quality of the air in their homes in Grand Island can take steps to reduce indoor pollutants by removing or reducing existing sources and avoiding potential new sources of pollutants. They can also benefit from the efforts of several government, non-profit and private organizations that address the issue of indoor air quality. They offer guidelines to follow in pursuit of cleaner air, or certify products that meet established standards designed to minimize or eliminate sources of emissions that can negatively impact indoor air quality.

Bed Bugs Grand Island NE

Bed Bugs in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Bed Bugs in Grand Island, NE.

Black & Decker Chainsaw Grand Island NE

Black & Decker Chainsaw in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Black & Decker Chainsaw in Grand Island, NE.

Central Vacuum Cleaners Grand Island NE

Central Vacuum Cleaners in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Central Vacuum Cleaners in Grand Island, NE.

Disaster Preparedness Grand Island NE

Disaster Preparedness in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Disaster Preparedness in Grand Island, NE.

Dry Cleaning Grand Island NE

Dry Cleaning in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Dry Cleaning in Grand Island, NE.

Energy Efficient House Design Grand Island NE

Linda Moody's take on a typical New England Saltbox is a two-story, passive-solar space with 90 square feet of south-facing windows and a crushed stone/bluestone floor that serves as thermal mass, absorbing and storing the sun's heat during the day, then dispersing it at night.

Fresh Air Exchange System Grand Island NE

A healthy home plan in Grand Island will ensure an energy-efficient design and specify the use of such elements as daylighting, passive airflow and fresh-air exchange through the proper placement of windows and doors.

Glass Window Specialists Grand Island NE

To improve the home's overall energy performance, all of the old windows were replaced with low-e, double-pane windows with argon-gas fill. The argon in the sealed insulated glass windows reduces heat loss significantly.

Green Cleaning Services Grand Island NE

Green Cleaning Services in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Green Cleaning Services in Grand Island, NE.

Green Laundry Products Grand Island NE

Green Laundry Products in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Green Laundry Products in Grand Island, NE.

HEPA Vacuum Cleaners Grand Island NE

HEPA Vacuum Cleaners in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to HEPA Vacuum Cleaners in Grand Island, NE.

Home Designer Grand Island NE

Most of us in Grand Island spend considerable time and money shopping for clothes to perfectly fit our various shapes, yet we live in ill-fitting, cookie-cutter houses designed for the mythical average family. We acknowledge food, clothing and shelter as the basic necessities of life, but we give shelter short shrift.

Home Smoke Damage Repair Grand Island NE

Home Smoke Damage Repair in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Home Smoke Damage Repair in Grand Island, NE.

Metal Furniture Grand Island NE

Metal Furniture in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Metal Furniture in Grand Island, NE.

Natural Essential Oils Grand Island NE

Natural Essential Oils in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Natural Essential Oils in Grand Island, NE.

Nontoxic Pest Control Grand Island NE

Nontoxic Pest Control in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Nontoxic Pest Control in Grand Island, NE.

Plastic Laminate Countertops Grand Island NE

Plastic Laminate Countertops in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Plastic Laminate Countertops in Grand Island, NE.

Pressure-Treated Wood Grand Island NE

Pressure-Treated Wood in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Pressure-Treated Wood in Grand Island, NE.

Septic Tanks Grand Island NE

Sewage disposal by septic tank in Grand Island can be entirely satisfactory if the tank is properly sized, the leach field is adequate and the system is properly maintained. Information on the size of the tank and the extent of the disposal field may not be available, but the system can be tested using tracer dye and a water flow of 5 gallons per minute for an hour. If no effluent shows on the surface of the ground at the end of the test, it will indicate that the disposal field is in good working condition.

Stainless Steel Grand Island NE

Stainless Steel in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Stainless Steel in Grand Island, NE.

Steam Cleaner Grand Island NE

Steam Cleaner in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Steam Cleaner in Grand Island, NE.

Volatile Organic Compounds Removal Grand Island NE

Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and outgassing don't sound like terms in the average homeowner's vernacular in Grand Island, but they should be. These chemicals - VOCs - could be affecting the health of some or all of the people in your home.

Water Beds Grand Island NE

Water Beds in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Water Beds in Grand Island, NE.

Water Purification Equip Grand Island NE

Water quality has become an important issue for many homeowners in Grand Island, given recent reports about the quality of tap and bottled water. According to the National Tap Water Quality Database ( www.ewg.org/tapwater ), 260 contaminants have been found across the nation in residential tap water, and for more than half (141) of these contaminants, there are no enforceable safety standards.

Wicker Furniture Grand Island NE

Wicker Furniture in Grand Island, NE. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services related to Wicker Furniture in Grand Island, NE.