Off-gassing is the passive release of VOC’s, or – volatile organic compounds – into the air we breathe. It is often referred to as out-gassing and can be associated with that ‘new home smell’ from common household products. Off-gassing can also be odorless. Potential sources of off-gassing range from construction materials to carpeting, cabinetry, furniture,… Read More
Healthy Makeover: Home Edition!
What do you get when you take three Building Biologists, an Eco-Vegan Gal, a (cute) studio apartment and a desire to be healthy? Oh, right – a healthy home makeover! Yep. And, that’s just what we did on a recent visit to Whitney’ Los Angeles digs. Now, don’t get us wrong, she already lives a… Read More