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Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Fall Allergies

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Fall Allergies

Every season has particular triggers and conditions that contribute to an uptick in allergy and asthma symptoms for a lot of people. Most people think that Spring can be the worst time for seasonal allergies, and do not give much thought that Fall can also trigger severe allergy and asthma symptoms. In fact, in the Fall most people blame not feeling well due to the cold or flu, when in fact the culprit is really exposure to allergens in the air….

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Are There Spaces In Your Home That Need an Odor Refresh?

Are There Spaces In Your Home That Need an Odor Refresh?

Is there a space in your home that could use some freshening up? Maybe it’s the kid’s playroom, or your teenage son’s room (which can be a scary place to enter if you dare!), or your laundry room where there’s a seemingly endless pile of dirty clothes. Bathrooms, kitchens, bedrooms and so many other spaces can all benefit from a healthy infusion of fresh air.  If you’ve ever owned an Aerus air purifying unit like the Lux Guardian Air Platinum or the Guardian Angel, then you…

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6 Helpful Safety Tips For Your Newborn Baby

6 Helpful Safety Tips For Your Newborn Baby

September is National Baby Safety Month. Check out these useful tips to help keep your baby happy and safe! Keep the baby crib clear of additional items: Although it may look pretty, forgo the bumper and the blanket in the crib, they can suffocate a newborn baby.   Make sure your car seat is installed properly: A child car seat can save your baby’s life, but only if it’s installed correctly. Carefully follow the instructions when installing Baby’s car seat in…

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Knock Out Dirt and Grime with the Perfect Combo!

Knock Out Dirt and Grime with the Perfect Combo!

Your home is your haven and the best place to kick off your shoes and relax after a long day. BUT it’s also the place where dirt and grime can build up and easily run away from you if you let it! Our solution? Knock out dirt and grime with these 2 best dirt fighters: The Lux Guardian Platinum Vaccum by Aerus-Stylish, High Powered Performance With a sleek design and stainless steel appearance, the Lux Guardian Platinum is a sophisticated…

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9 Great All-Natural Odor Killers

9 Great All-Natural Odor Killers

There are a lot of factors that can contribute to a stinky home: pets, kids, food odors, mildew, recirculated stale air – and air freshener companies know this. There is no shortage of new scents on the market and new ways to dispense them: sprays, candles, plug-ins, potpourri, diffusers, etc. The thing is, all of those things simply mask the odor itself. Whatever is causing that odor is more than likely still there. Meanwhile, you’re saturating the air in your…

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Vacuuming Your Floors Regularly Can Have Major Benefits!

Vacuuming Your Floors Regularly Can Have Major Benefits!

While your carpet may not look dirty on the surface, vacuuming on at least a weekly basis can have major benefits for the level of cleanliness in your home. But did you know that regular vacuuming can also help extend the life of your carpet as well as improve the quality of the air your family is breathing? The most obvious reason why you would want to get into the routine of vacuuming your home is because it’s simply a…

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10 Ways to Combat the Dust in Your Home

10 Ways to Combat the Dust in Your Home

Dust in your home can be a major headache to deal with!  It is a lot of things: unsightly, unhealthy, and downright disastrous if you or a family member suffers with allergies or asthma. Dust – of both the indoor and outdoor variety – is a natural occurrence, but a mostly unwelcome one. Believe it or not, the particular dust in your home is customized, by none other than you and those who live in your house with you (both…

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What Kind of Chemicals Are In Your Bottled Water?

What Kind of Chemicals Are In Your Bottled Water?

Are you drinking bottled water?  Have you read the latest newsworthy stories about chemicals found in bottled water – by one report, nearly 25,000 chemicals were found in a single bottle.[1] If that’s not enough to give you pause the next time you’re tempted to reach for a bottle, the exorbitant cost alone (240 to over 10,000 times more per gallon than tap water[2]) is certainly a turn-off.   But it’s not just the quality of water, or the cost,…

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8 Reasons You’ll Love Having A Central Vacuum In Your Home

8 Reasons You’ll Love Having A Central Vacuum In Your Home

Are you buying a new home or looking for small ways to upgrade your existing one?  Installing a central vacuum system should be on the top of your list! Depending on how regularly and thorough your cleaning routine might be (do you have two bedrooms or five? asthma and allergy sufferers who require clean environments?) investing in a central vacuum can actually be a smart choice for your home. So what IS a central vacuum, you might ask? It’s a…

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Can Antibacterials Do More Harm Than Good?

Can Antibacterials Do More Harm Than Good?

Germ-fighting products are everywhere, from wipes to sprays to soaps to solutions,  nowhere is this more obvious than with antibacterial items. Even as few as 20 years ago, you might’ve been hard-pressed to find a soap labeled “antibacterial.” Soap was soap – when you washed correctly with hot water, it cleaned things…end of story. But with the advent of antibacterial soap came the idea that plain old soap just wouldn’t do: we needed something stronger, something to eradicate all the…

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