Chemicals / Discussions

Where can I find caulking and adhesives without antimicrobial (biocides) chemicals?

Although many caulking and adhesive products are now solvent-free and NO or LOW VOC, many contain synthetic antimicrobials or "antifungals" or mildewcides, or ...

Posted by Riki Luri Jan. 10, 2020, 9:55 a.m. Healthy indoor air quality 0 Responses

What would be the best alternative to chemical treatment for outdoor pools?

...chemicals for a pool, what are your recommendations? Our favorite alternative to chlorinated backyard pools is a natural swimming pond , read more about them he...

Posted by Ladka Heidari April 19, 2020, 6:24 p.m. Natural swimming pools and ponds 1 Responses

Drain Maintenance - LEED Accreditation & Points System, how do I gets points?

...chemicals to consume Fats,Oils & Greases and other organic matter in drain lines, grease traps and lift stations. How does the incoporation of this product's in...

Posted by Bryan Williams May 20, 2020, 3:16 p.m. LEED Homes 0 Responses

Can an HRV be installed in a condo?

...chemicals make obtaining fresh air from opening windows quite difficult. Would an HRV help to filter out the odours and pollutants? Are there any specific HRVs ...

Posted by Eugene Tam June 29, 2020, 7:42 a.m. Healthy indoor air quality 1 Responses

Which type of hot water pipe insulation is best?

...chemicals and its been hard to keep the air quality of my new build, so I don’t want to mess up on something small like this. Thanks! That’s a great question, a...

Posted by Cooper Dec. 11, 2017, 2:36 p.m. Plumbing and water heaters 1 Responses

What is the best non toxic insulation for a house?

...chemicals into your home, here is a page all about it – What is the best insulation for a home? There are now new blowing agents for spray foam that are cli...

Posted by Jude Smith Sept. 10, 2021, 10:12 a.m. Insulation and soundproofing 1 Responses

Is it worth investing in triple-pane windows?

...chemicals that have come under considerable scientific and regulatory scrutiny in the last decade because of their global distribution and the unusually severe ...

Posted by K.P. July 8, 2017, 12:39 p.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses