The following articles share tips on reducing your exposure to secondhand smoke and smoke odor in your home.
When smoke is present inside the residence, where the air is 2-5x more polluted than outdoors, the health risks are arguably greater. Even if just one smoker uses tobacco products inside your home, the whole residence, including guests, suffer the harmful effects. By smoking cigars and cigarettes outdoors instead of indoors, the source of smoke particles is removed from within your home.
Apartment and condo dwellers, particularly residents of drafty older buildings, call us daily about the problem of secondhand smoke wafting into their homes. Will an air purifier work? Where do I put it? Some customers even purchase an air purifier for their smoking neighbors.