A Message to Our Community

As we are all coming to terms with an issue of enormous scale and human impact, our thoughts are with everyone globally as we are...

Bill Hayward | March 20, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Dos and Don’ts

Now that many people are finding themselves, and their families, home for longer periods of time because of Coronavirus, we...

Dana Sundblad | March 20, 2020

Increase Filtration with a DIY Filtered Box Fan

View full size DIY filtered box fan image and instructions here Air cleaners (also called air purifiers) can be an important tool...

Joe Medosch | March 20, 2020

Hayward Score Advice on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

What is Coronavirus (COVID-19)? The COVID-19 virus has many similarities with the other corona-type viruses, plus those for the...

Hayward Score Staff | March 20, 2020

Lessons From Florence Nightingale (part 1)

The COVID-19 pandemic is at the top of everyone’s mind, both by public health mandate and for personal survival. COVID-19 is...

Carl Grimes | March 20, 2020

Hear from Bill Hayward: Make Healthy Home Choices – Boston Globe

Read what Hayward Score Founder and CEO Bill Hayward had to say in the Boston Globe in this excerpt from:   Some building...

Dana Sundblad | February 11, 2020

9 Easy Things to Help Take Control of Your Indoor Air Quality

Whether you own or rent, are in a home for a short time or it is your “forever” home there are simple, inexpensive things you...

Hayward Score Staff | January 27, 2020

Radon Awareness Month: Radon Testing

Radon is a colorless, tasteless and odorless gas that is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States, after...

Hayward Score Staff | January 22, 2020

“Clean” Shouldn’t Smell!

It might surprise you to learn that the only thing you should smell when something is clean is NOTHING.  A home that is both...

Dana Sundblad | January 14, 2020

Cook Up a Healthier New Year!

The new year is a great time to start practicing new, and healthier, habits and the kitchen is a great place to start! For many...

Dana Sundblad | January 6, 2020

Environmental Pollutants and Breast Cancer: How to Limit Exposure

Once disputed as a contributor to breast cancer, environmental pollutants are now known to play a significant role. According to...

Hayward Score Staff | October 20, 2019

What Chemicals are in Your Dust?

People tend to think that household dust is merely an unsightly nuisance… However, what we call “dust” is really a...

Hayward Score Staff | September 16, 2019

Quick Tips for a Healthy Dorm Room

Heading back to college? Here are some tips on keeping a healthy dorm room! Thinking about indoor air quality is probably not the...

Hayward Score Staff | August 23, 2019

Removing Mold Odor From Car Ventilation

The first clue that something may be off with your car’s ventilation system is usually odor. A “musty” odor typically...

Joe Medosch | August 13, 2019

Houses are filled with chemical additives. Here’s how to find...

From the Washington Post (8/1/2019) By Roy Furchgott It is nearly impossible to avoid chemical additives in your home — they...

Hayward Score Staff | August 2, 2019

Heal Your Home (and Yourself)

Hayward Score’s Bill and Adriana Hayward are featured in the July/August issue of HauteLiving SF!  Read about how their...

Dana Sundblad | July 25, 2019

The Health Impact of Scented Candles

For many people, home decor wouldn’t be complete without scented candles. But these ubiquitous home items have a darker...

Hayward Score Staff | July 22, 2019

Finding a Healthy Rental: 10 Things To Look For!

Moving is stressful enough without having to worry whether conditions in your newly rented home might impact your health. While...

Hayward Score Staff | July 10, 2019
Indoor Air can be more poluted

did you know

Indoor air can be 5x more polluted than outside affecting allergies, asthma, concentration, sleep quality and more.