Purchasing a cleaning product from the store seems like a great idea. It’s already mixed and ready to use. There are simple to follow directions. Surely these products are tested and regulated for safety right? Actually, they aren’t. Homemade cleaners could be safer, but how do you know who’s recipe to follow? What if they don’t work?
We wanted to share with you why it’s important to spend time researching cleaning products before you use them, and give you some examples of cleaning products that have high safety ratings. We also share some homemade products for you to DIY at the end of the article. Come learn more about how to clean your home safely!
One of our goals here at Branch Environmental is for you to live your best life in your best health. To that end, we wanted to share our knowledge of disinfection with you. We are a company that disinfects people’s homes and businesses on a routine basis, and we wanted to reassure you that you can handle disinfection, too! Whether you are an individual or a business, this post can help increase your knowledge of disinfection and when, where, why, and how you should disinfect.
Here at Branch Environmental one of our goals is to help people live their best life in their best health. To that end, we wanted to share some reliable, credible resources about COVID-19 or the Coronavirus with you.
Mold can affect children’s health in many ways. Come learn more about the effects mold has on children’s health, and what you can do about it!
Mold can hide in the most unlikely places. Mold can cause health problems! Come learn the top 5 places mold hides in your home and how to prevent it!
Here at Branch Environmental, we believe that nobody should live or work in a building that makes them sick. In this post, we would like to let you all know more about how we test for mold, and what makes our method better than the competition. We not only visually inspect for mold, we use a scientific testing method called the Environmental Relative Moldiness Index or ERMI.
It’s early spring here in Georgia! The daffodils and pansies are blooming and more flowers will be soon! Lovely isn’t it! Except, spring also means it will be ‘pollen season’ here soon. For most people pollen season means the annoyance of a yellow car, house, sidewalk, clothing, and park benches. (Yuck! My pants are yellow!) For allergy sufferers, ‘pollen season’ can be a nightmare of headaches, sneezing, coughing, and itchy eyes. Fear not! Your home can be a refuge when pollen season arrives! Come learn how to use our non-toxic cleaning solutions, cleaning routine, and make your home an oasis of clean for your family, your friends, and yourself this spring!
Mold is very common, and can live in almost any indoor environment. Why should it matter if mold grows? Mold causes serious indoor air quality problems and can make you very sick. It is now known that mold causes mental health problems as well as allergy and asthma symptoms. What kinds of mental health problems does mold cause? Come learn more about the effects mold has on mental health, and what you can do about it!
Do you, a family member, or a friend have asthma? Have you been to doctor after doctor looking for relief? Perhaps where you live and work could be a major source of the problem. Did you know that living and working in a moldy building could affect your health?
In almost every home, almost everywhere on earth, there are dust mites. Dust Mites are invisible to the naked eye, you need a microscope to see them. Dust mites and their feces can devastate allergy sufferers causing sneezing, coughing, and much more severe symptoms. Even if you don’t suffer from allergies, your friends and family may. Read on to learn more about how dust mites can affect your health and what to do about them!