How to Humidify Your Home this Winter, and Why

Once the windows are closed and your heating system is on, you no doubt spend considerably more time indoors.  Enough so that, before long, you start experiencing certain annoying phenomena, such as dry skin, frizzy hair, a bloody nose here and there, not to mention the unmistakable zap from static electrical shock. What do they […]

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Common Cold Weather Mistakes

Whether you’re a winter enthusiast or use this time of year to count the days until summer, you still probably take some measure of comfort from snuggling up with a fluffy blanket by the fire (or not) and letting the stress of your day melt away. Kind of easy to get lost in that thought, […]

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The Best Houseplants for Cleaner Indoor Air

It’s that time of year again – more time spent indoors with the windows generally closed.  Not always the cheeriest of propositions, but it’s all part of the seasons changing. Still, once the first signs of spring emerge, we tend to practically sprint our way to the backyard or front walk just to take in […]

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10 Things You Should Clean More Often

When was the last time you cleaned all the door knobs in your home, or your toothbrush? If your answer falls somewhere between “The 12th of never” and “I’m supposed to do that?” then read on. When most people think of dirty, germ-infested surfaces, they tend to focus on things and places like public bathrooms […]

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