How to Test for Bacteria at Home

Bacteria - Home - Test

The need for clean air in the home is important to the health of you and your family. It’s matters in the workplace as well. That’s why it’s important to test the home for the presence of microbes in the indoor environment. However, the problem is that many people are unsure of how to test […]

How to Test for Lead in Dishes

Test Dishes for Lead

It’s that time of year again. Once fall begins, Halloween comes and goes in a flash and the holiday season is upon us before we know it. With all the planning that goes into getting the family together to enjoy meals and celebrate the season, some things can fall through the cracks. The safety of […]

Home Air Quality Test Kits: The First Step to Cleaner Air

home air quality test kit

Many things in the air can make us sick. This includes allergen such as dust and mold, but also chemicals, and gases. The symptom caused by these particles can trigger in include watery eyes, itchy skin, and scratchy throat. They can trigger asthma and allergies but also lead to more serious respiratory ailments. Knowing which […]

Air Filtration for Classrooms Is Key to Safety

classroom air purifier

The pandemic has been a rollercoaster ride of school closings and reopenings. As children alternate between remote and in-class learning, this puts a strain on teachers as well as parents. The bottom line is that children do better with in-class instruction and that is the ultimate goal of schools both public and private. For this […]

Home Air Quality Test Kit for Mold: What to Know

mold test kit

Indoor air quality is important to the health of you and your family. Unfortunately, there are many allergens in the home that make us ill. However, a home air quality test kit for mold provides the answer. Once homeowners identify the source of the allergen, remediation follows. What is Mold? Mold is a part of […]

Bed Bug Light for Hotels and B&Bs

Bed Bug UV Detection Light

There’s no question, bed bugs are a nuisance. These tiny insects hide in the seams of mattresses and box springs, as well as bed frames and even electric appliances. Their bites leave itchy, red rashes. Using a bed bug UV light is an effective way to identify these bothersome bugs in hotels and B&Bs. Detection […]

Bed Bug Detector: Get Results Fast

Bed Bug Detector

You no doubt know someone who has had bed bugs in their home. There are many horror stories about bringing home these irksome insects from a hotel or Airbnbs. If you haven’t experienced them firsthand, you’re lucky. Bed bug inspections and exterminators are expensive but a DIY bed bug detector gets results fast.  Bed bugs […]

How to Test Dust in Home to Reduce Allergens

How to Test for Dust in the Home

Many Americans suffer from allergies in the home. Common household allergens include mold, pollen, and pet dander. Pollen is a seasonal allergy, mold can be prevented, and owning pets is a choice, but dust is everywhere. Making a home 100 percent dust-free is not an option, however, knowing what is in the dust helps eliminate […]

Indoor Air Quality Testing: 6 Need to Knows

IAQ testing

You may have heard that the air inside your home is as polluted as the air outside. That’ true. In fact, it may contain more pollutants than the air outside. This poses a risk to the health of workers in office buildings as well as at home. The risk is greater for young children, the […]