Considering a large variety of caulks, cleansers, air fresheners, and paints contain harsh chemicals, your home can quickly become a toxic battlefield. Known as VOCs, or Volatile Organic Compounds, the ingredients inside your favorite products can have a negative effect on your family's health. From headaches and breathing problems to an increase in allergic reactions, the health hazards of VOCs can be dangerous. Fortunately, removing dirt, dust, and dander from your blinds does not have to be an unhealthy task this spring.
A common debate among homeowners when they are shopping for replacement windows is which material to go with. The two most popular options to choose from are wood or vinyl windows. While many homeowners opt for vinyl because it's cheap and does not require much maintenance, they may be missing out on the many benefits of wood windows. They may cost more money, but they have several advantages over vinyl.
For many people, spring is a time for cleaning. I am one of these people. Once warm weather arrives, I feel energized and ready to conquer the large list of cleaning chores that usually need to be completed around my home. One of the chores I always complete during the spring months is window cleaning. I am ashamed to admit that I don’t ever clean my windows during the cold weather months. Because I’m extremely cold natured, I won’t venture outside to scrub my windows in the winter. If you’re making a spring cleaning list, don’t forget to put your windows on it. On this blog, you will discover why spring is the best time of the year to clean your windows.