How To Get Great Indoor Air Quality This Summer

With the first wave of COVID-19 starting to wind down in the last few days, we are getting more calls now for clients interested in making sure they are healthy this summer. This is how you get great indoor air quality this summer. The biggest issue in Southern Ontario in summer months are humidity and […]

Make Sure Your Air Conditioning System is supporting Your Health and Comfort

Air conditioning systems not only keep is cool and comfortable in the summer. Properly functioning air conditioning systems also protect our health and improve indoor air quality for a healthy home. As well are all looking forward to summer and warmer temperature, we will also be getting into air conditioning season. A properly functioning air […]

Is Your Home Helping To Protect You From COVID-19?

New Studies Link Indoor Air Pollution and Covid-19. New data indicates a possible link between indoor air quality and the risk of spreading COVID-19 in homes as well as workplaces.  Here are some of the recent headlines: Indoor Air Quality and COVID-19.  Is Your Home Protecting You OR Possibly Harming You? Coronavirus Lingers in Air […]

Prevent Viral Spread In Your Home with Air Purification and Proper Humidification

Prevent Viral Spread In Your Home with Air Purification and Proper Humidification  A recent Yale University study found that indoor air quality in your home can have an effect on the viral spread to other occupants (including seasonal flu and COVID-19) and the severity of symptoms. According to Dr. Meredith McCormack, an associate professor at […]

You Are What You Breathe

You Are What You Breathe Excessive household dust, allergens indoors, mould spores, bacteria, viruses, insect fragments, rodent faces, fibreglass, asbestos and the list goes on. All of these allergens can be in the breathable indoor air in any home. These issues get even worse if there are people smoking indoors, you have pets or don’t […]

Fresh Air Affects Indoor Air Quality

Fresh Air Affects The Quality Of The Indoor Air The amount of fresh air from outside has a direct effect on the quality of the indoor air and the air you and your family breathes. Stale air can lead to an increase in airborne dust, chemicals or VOC’s as well as other gases, odours, mould […]

Household Cleaners Can Cause Childhood Asthma

Household Cleaners Can Cause Childhood Asthma A recent study just published reveals that much of childhood asthma may be environmentally caused. Household Cleaners Can Cause Childhood Asthma. This was a Canadian study involving over 2000 children exposed to household cleaning products such as detergents, soaps and other solutions in the first 4 months of their […]

How Can Poor Indoor Air Quality Cause Respiratory Diseases?

The air we breathe is of the utmost importance to our comfort well being and health. You have heard of the saying ‘you are what you eat’. You are what you breathe! Poor Indoor Air Quality will cause respiratory diseases. Our sinuses, lungs and respiratory system have to deal with a lot that outdoor air […]

Trouble Sleeping? Poor Indoor Air Quality Could Be The Reason

A recent study from the University of Washington and published in liveScience found that people who had high levels of air pollution in their bedroom were 60% more likely to sleep poorly.  The study also found that chronic insomnia can also lead to long term health issues such as cardiovascular diseases and cancer. https://www.livescience.com/59253-air-pollution-linked-to-worse-sleep.html So […]

Going on Vacation? Leaving your house unoccupied? Be Careful!

If you are leaving on vacation or going away for the weekend…this could happen to you. Sudden temperature changes, increases in humidity (from a burst pipe or leak) or any other air quality change can lead to a serious and expensive mould growth issue. The Bionic Healthy Home continuous air quality monitoring program let’s you […]