Candles Are Pretty But Also Deadly

Did you know that it only takes seconds for a flickering flame to engulf your home? In past years, the popularity of candles has increased greatly and so has the number of house fires. People leaving a candle burning on a table do not realize the potential damage awaiting them. Fires will spread quickly and the heat, smoke, gases, soot and toxic fumes could be deadly.Your home's furnace ventilation system, when running, acts like a vacuum and can draw in all the smoke from a candle and spread it throughout your home in a matter of minutes creating a sooty...Read More

Save Our Earth and Improve Air Quality

Do your part... help reduce emissions and stop global warming. Here are some easy tips on what you can do and how much carbon dioxide you can actually save. Recycle - Recycling just ½ of normal household waste can save 2400 pounds of carbon dioxide per year. Plant a tree - Believe it or not, over 1 ton of carbon dioxide will be absorbed by a single tree over its lifetime. Use less hot water - You can do this by installing a low-flow shower head in the bath and a water-saver flush kit in your toilet. Doing this will...Read More

This is a dust mite

Dust mites are not insects but are more closely related to spiders and ticks. They are microscopic and feed mostly on dead skin. They infest beds and carpets by the tens of millions, and there can be as many as 1,000 mites in one gram of dust. Dust mites are harmless to most people. They don't carry diseases, but they can cause allergic reactions in asthmatics and others who are allergic to their feces. Dust mites are second only to pollen in causing allergic reactions. They are a major problem because they can cause some wheezing, itching, other allergic reactions,...Read More