Tag: Becky Dotson
You packed your favorite outfit and your swimsuit, booked your flight and car rental, and have a hotel room to stay in – but have you checked on the air quality inside your hotel? Probably not. Like most of us, it’s probably never even entered your mind. We often trust that the hotel we’ve chosen is doing everything it can to keep us as safe as possible, air quality included.Read More
If you deal with allergies, you certainly aren’t alone. It’s estimated that as many as 50 million Americans have some allergy issue every year.Read More
Snoring is a fairly common issue, even though most people don’t realize they do it until someone tells them. According to the Sleep Foundation, 57 percent of men, 40 percent of women, and even 27 percent of children all snore.Read More
Most homes these days come with an attached garage. It’s become somewhat of an expectation that there should be an enclosed space for at least one vehicle for many homebuyers. But while it’s high on the list of considerations when we are buying a home – we don’t give the garage much thought after moving in. And we certainly aren’t thinking about the air quality inside of it. But should we be?
You may have one or more air purifiers in your home – but have you considered putting one in your garage? Chances are the answer is no. But if you’re worried about the air quality in your home, it’s worth giving more thought to the air quality in your garage.
In the age of COVID, every sniff, sneeze, or cough can make you wonder if you have contracted the virus. If you’re a seasonal allergy sufferer, your ‘usual’ symptoms can cause even more anxiety. That’s why it’s essential to know the difference and understand how an air purifier can help be part of the overall plan to protect you from both.Read More
Secondhand smoke is any smoke you involuntarily inhale from tobacco that is being smoked by others. When someone is smoking a cigarette, cigar, or pipe, most of the smoke goes into the air around them.Read More
Asthma is a chronic condition that affects more than 25 million Americans. It causes your airways to become inflamed and make them more narrow. Those who suffer from it have long-lasting inflammation and can have difficulty breathing, begin coughing and wheezing, and become short of breath. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says one in 13 people in the U.S. have asthma – and nearly eight and a half percent of them are children.Read More
We love our pets – dogs, cats, birds, rabbits, and all the other creatures we adopt, take care of, play with, and love on. We welcome them into our homes and make them part of the family. And while the animal hair you vacuum up and dust off may get a little old, the dander they shed can make for more significant problems. Pet dander can trigger a wide variety of allergy problems in humans.Read More
In the age of a pandemic, everyone’s looking for ways to stay as safe as possible, especially if you share a home with someone who is at a high-risk for contracting COVID-19. Because COVID is spread through the air, a lot of attention has been given to whether or not an air purifier is effective in fighting the virus.Read More
If you deal with allergies on a seasonal basis, you’ve probably tried several things to improve your symptoms or get rid of them altogether. It’s hard to know what works best – but there are a few things worth doing to help lessen the impact.Read More
If someone in your home is sick with COVID-19, an air purifier may help protect you or other family members from contracting the virus. Running an air purifier in the room where you or your sick loved one is quarantined can reduce the air’s virus load.Read More