Dust / Discussions

Is there a safe MDF? formaldehyde & anti-fungicide free, etc? Or a green sealant?

...dust and all the labor involved.

Posted by Elize St Charles May 23, 2020, 10:52 p.m. Wood and organic materials 0 Responses

How do you deal with a house under negative pressure?

...dust. First, I would say that if you have an excessive dust problem that perhaps you need to have your ducts cleaned, or perhaps you need to replace air filters...

Posted by Connie Taylor April 16, 2020, 1:41 p.m. Ventilation 1 Responses

how do you stop wood stove smoke from entering a home?

...dust and smoke. We use a wood stove for winter heat. Just the small amount of smoke from opening the stove door causes throat irritation. The stove itself does ...

Posted by Don Leaver March 24, 2020, 10:49 a.m. Wood stove and biomass heat 4 Responses

Are mice droppings and urine toxic?

...dust to the air and surfaces of your home. After removing the insulation and before reinstalling new insulation, be sure to do a thorough cleaning. When all t...

Posted by JT Nov. 14, 2017, 4:49 p.m. Pest control 1 Responses

Are air purifiers a good option for keeping my apartment air cleaner?

...dust of all kinds. The way they operate is quite simple; air is drawn in and passes through a series of filters to remove contaminants, it is then ejected bac...

Posted by Chris George Nov. 14, 2017, 10:53 a.m. Healthy indoor air quality 1 Responses

Where can I purchase non-toxic interior wall panels near Laval, Quebec?

...dust drywall compound and zero VOC paint , and if you want a pre-finished formaldehyde-free wall panel you could try Columbia here . What was the brand name of ...

Posted by Louise Goulet Nov. 30, 2019, 1:14 p.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses

What is the best way to insulate a home from the outside?

...dust), as it lets moisture pass through freely and isn’t harmed by it or even bulk water. EPS foam would be my second choice, thicker is better for a number of ...

Posted by Sylvie Gagnon Dec. 12, 2017, 11:58 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses

Can you help me choose between a slab on grade and pressure treated wood foundation?

...dust and moisture from homes Choosing safe paints and finishes Formaldehyde-free counter tops Healthy home cleaning products

Posted by Margot Simonot May 20, 2019, midnight Slab on Grade 1 Responses