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What is the Best Air Cleaner

If you have allergies or asthma or are just desire improved indoor air quality, then you have probably considered the purchase of an air cleaner. There are so many makes and models on the market choosing one can be overwhelming. Many people give up the search because it is just too confusing.  We hope to educate you so that when it comes time to buy a HEPA air cleaner, you will make the right choice.

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Best Dust and Pollen Masks
Regardless of the season, if you have seasonal allergies you can reduce exposure throughout the year by wearing one of these pollen masks while working, exercising, or just enjoying the outdoors. view more»
Spring Allergy Cleaning - Tackle the Bedrooms First

First things first. If you are going to do that annual deep clean, the most important rooms in the house are the bedrooms. Because bedrooms have so many fiber surfaces they really collect dust and other household allergens. So, it is important to give them a good clean, but you have to be careful how and when you do it.

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Steam vs. Chemical - What’s The Best Way To Clean Carpeting

Several times a week we are asked " What is the best way to clean carpets" Steam vs Chemical. There are many proponents and critics of each method.

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Can Seasonal Allergies Cause Your Skin or Scalp to Itch?
When you think of hayfever, you think of watery eyes, sneezing, coughing and wheezing. Do seasonal allergies have other symptoms? Can seasonal allergies cause your skin to itch? Yes, seasonal allergies release a neurotransmitter called histamine that causes blood vessels to dilate and this can cause your skin to itch and even rashes such as hives or eczema. view more»
3 Winter Skin Care Tips to Keep Winter Skin Blues at Bay
There’s a chill in the air these days so you turn on the furnace and gradually your skin feels dry, causing an uncontrollable urge to itch. Many refer to this as ‘winter itch’. The combination of low humidity and indoor heat produces dry air. Hot showers or baths add to the loss of natural oils that protect our skin from dryness. view more»
5 Highly Effective Ways to Get Rid of Dust Mites
Here’s 5 highly effective ways to get rid of dust mites and 1 method for avoiding them completely. We don’t recommend all of them, but they will all work. view more»
Getting Rid Of Cat Urine Odors Is Easier Than You Think

How to get rid of cat urine odors is a question that has plagued cat owners for years. We know first hand. Last year when our daughter, and her cat, moved back home for a while our cats decided they need to mark everything one way or another.

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Steam Cleaning Can Help You Rid Your Home Of Bed Bugs
Wondering how to use a steam cleaner to kill bed bugs? You’re not alone. Bed bugs have become a rampant problem in recent years and not just in dirty or ill kept homes. Bed bugs can creep up almost anywhere and once they take hold, it can be nearly impossible to rid your home of infestation. One of the most prove, effective and environmentally friendly ways to stop bed bugs in their tracks is by steam cleaning. view more»
Why Do I need a Mattress Pad?
Most people buy a mattress pad because they either have a new mattress that they want to protect or because they're looking to make their old mattress more comfortable. view more»
Dust Mite Information & Facts
If you are reading this page, chances are you or someone in your family has been diagnosed with dust mite allergy. The allergens originating from dust mites are the world's second greatest cause of allergies, behind pollen, and are significant triggers of asthma attacks. view more»
Best Face Masks for Bacteria and Virus

Every time there is a disease outbreak, we get questions about masks. Most of our dust and pollen masks are great for stopping dust mites, mold spores, and pollen. The best mask for bacteria and virus protection is an N95 or N99.

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Your Stuffy Nose Could Mean More Than A Cold
Runny nose, headache and watery eyes are often attributed to the common cold, but they can actually be signs of allergies, according to the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI). view more»
Chlorine Allergy - Are you Allergic to your Shower

Have you ever stepped into your morning shower and smelled the high levels of chlorine in the water. Sometimes the odor is so strong that it makes you want to gag while taking a shower. Did you ever think how much of the chlorine you are absorbing into your body and its effect upon your health.

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How to Evaluate Allergy Filters
There as been a rising interest in allergy filters for the home over the last several years. Once something only purchased by people with chronic health conditions, more and more people are aware of the need for cleaner indoor air. view more»
How Do You Get Rid of the Smell of Cat Urine in Your House?
There are over 94 million cats as house pets in the United States. With all those cats, there is bound to be kitty litter failures, spraying, and accidents. No wonder people with cats often ask how do you get rid of the smell of cat urine in the house. It’s a problem. The real challenge can be to actually identify the urine-soaked area. view more»
Where Does All The Dust In Your House Come From
We’ve all been there. You dust all the furniture and a few days later it’s covered in dust again. You glance toward a window on a sunny day and see particles, floating freely in the air. Where does all the dust in your house come from? Believe it or not, it comes from you, your stuff, the other inhabitants of your house (invited and uninvited) and the outside. view more»
How to Fight Fall Allergies
The calendar says fall is still a few days away, but fall seasonal allergies have already started. Most people love this time of year because of cooler weather and football but for those with allergies to ragweed, this is not good news. view more»
Dummies’ Guide to Nasal Irrigation for Pollen
Step by Step Guide for Nasal Irrigation for Pollen, Dust and Other Allergens. This is what you’re here for; the fool-proof, step by step guide. We promised; we deliver! view more»
Dust Mite Allergy Products That Work

We probably shouldn’t be telling you this, but there are many products sold for dust mite allergy sufferers that don’t work. They are based on junk science or developed by people more interested in selling a product than solving your problem.

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What Does a Sinus Headache Feel Like?
A sinus headache is a miserable constant pain which is characterized by aches over the forehead, cheekbones and the bridge of the nose. It worsens when you bend over or move your head suddenly. view more»
How Do You Prevent Dust Mites
In The Art of War, Sun Tzu advises “If you know neither the enemy nor yourself, you will succumb in every battle.” Well, you know you are allergic to dust mites, so you know yourself. That’s half the battle. Now you must know your enemy, the dust mite. view more»
10 Tips To Help Manage Eczema

Living with eczema is a challenge. There is no cure, but, in most cases, it is manageable. 10 tips that have helped our customers manage it better.

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Top 5 Allergy Relief Products
There are many types of allergy relief products on the market. Some are remarkable for how effective they can be in bringing relief to allergy sufferers. Some excel at reducing the amount of cash in your pocket much not much else. If you want the largest amount of improvement in your allergy symptoms then focus on these top performing allergy relief products. view more»
How To Kill Dust Mites

Sneezing and congestion are familiar problems for those suffering from dust mite allergies allergies. So how can you make it better?

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