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Benefits of Home Improvement to Your Health

Home Sealing Sealing your home is an important home improvement that is beneficial to your health as well especially to those family members suffering from asthma. Those suffering from asthma are affected by the droppings of rodents and insects that may be present in the home. It is recommended that you seal holes and cracks with weather-strip or caulk in order to protect your home from these critters. Leaks may usually be found in the floor area, around doors and windows as well as the vents through which air is dispelled outdoors. Flooring Home improvement includes an efficient choice of flooring in your home. For those with allergies, asthma and environmental sensitivities, choosing the right flooring can benefit their health. Wall-to-wall carpets are attractive and comfortable, but they can also be the haven of untold degrees of allergens. Mould spores and dust mites can accumulate in the carpets. Thus, pathogens can be eliminated by using hard flooring such as tile, concrete, wood and laminates. Moreover, it is much easier to clean hard floors than carpets. Exhaust Fans Installing an efficient range fan and hood above your stove is part of effective home improvement. When you cook, nitrogen dioxide, carbon monoxide

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