How Air Pollution Can Affect Indoor Air Quality
Did you know that the air indoors can be up to 5 times more polluted than outdoors?
Nov 17, 2020
If you ask most people what they want to do on a Friday night it’s seldom deep clean the kitchen. However, studies have shown that having a tidy home means you really do have a tidier and clearer mindset and of course cleanliness protects us against picking up germs and mould. So how can you keep on top of those dreaded chores and maintain a tidy home?
Mar 13, 2020
Unfortunately it is hard to escape the current epidemic gripping the world, as we are all at risk and worried as rightly so. COVID-19 is the infectious disease caused by the most recently discovered coronavirus, but an emerging surprising effect is it's impact on air pollution.
Mar 10, 2020
EnviroVent has welcomed the recent report by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) and the Royal College of Physicians which demonstrates that respiratory problems among children may be exacerbated by indoor air pollution in homes, schools and nurseries.
Feb 12, 2020
Asthma is a common lung condition that causes occasional breathing difficulties. It affects people of all ages and often starts in childhood, although it can also develop for the first time in adults. There are certain triggers for asthmatic conditions such as; exercise, pollution, pollen and the weather. For many people, asthma is harder to control during winter months and here’s why.
Feb 05, 2020
Indoor air quality can not only affect your home but your health too. The average person spends 90% of their time indoors and 70% of this time is spent in their own home. The indoor living environment is therefore crucial to the health of the occupants. There are a few tell-tale signs to look out for when it comes to poor indoor air quality.
Jan 23, 2020
What makes the perfect home? This question will have many different answers depending on who you ask, because of course it’s subjective. Just like the phrase one man’s trash is another man’s treasure – what one of us finds a perfect home accessory the other wouldn’t be seen dead with it in their home. However, before you can even think about the colours of walls and light fittings – you need to ensure your home has the most important features.
Dec 05, 2019
Air pollution is an incredibly important issue around the world, so why aren’t we talking about it? Air pollution is such a serious, deadly issue, we all need to become more aware of its harmful effects, and what we can do to better protect ourselves, and our families, from its deadly effects.
Jul 24, 2019
We all know the importance of ensuring your house is well insulated; a warm and dry home, reduction in energy bills and a reduced carbon footprint so a happy environment. However, did you know that in order to well insulate your home the installation must act as a moisture barrier therefore trapping moisture which can cause condensation which leads to damp and mould.
Jun 13, 2019
Approved Document F outlines requirements on buildings regarding ventilation but does it work in the real world? In this article we explain the outlines of The Building Regulations Approved Document F and it's practical implementations.
May 24, 2019
A lack of high-quality ventilation can lead to problems in the home. Not only are damp and mould common problems in many houses with poor ventilation, indoor environments can actually be more polluted than outside - and we spend a lot of time in the home.
May 13, 2019
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