Lead Dust Testing Outside?

Dust Settling on Outside Patio or Furniture? I was sitting on my porch in San Francisco watching kids play on the wooden deck and...

Alex Stadtner | April 15, 2019

Ask an Expert: Lead-Based Paint

Ask an Expert is an occasional feature where we pose a question submitted by a reader to our Healthy Home Director Carl Grimes...

Carl Grimes | April 2, 2019

Healthy Tips for Better Sleep

Did you know that one-third of your life is spent sleeping? Sleep ultimately makes you happier, healthier, and safer. According...

Joe Medosch | March 25, 2019

Energy Improvements have Healthy Home Benefits

Making your home healthier doesn’t have to hurt your bank balance. In fact, a healthy home can actually be far more...

Joe Medosch | March 18, 2019

How Air Quality Affects Your Sleep

The most important place to have a healthy environment is in the bedroom. Why? Because it’s where you spend a third of your...

Dana Sundblad | March 14, 2019

Controlling Asthma Attacks in Cold Weather

Do you avoid leaving the house when it’s cold outside? Asthma sufferers understand more than others that a change in...

Joe Medosch | March 11, 2019

The Basics of What Makes a Home Healthy

At Hayward Score, we often get asked: “What makes a home healthy?”. The truth is this can be a complicated question to...

Carl Grimes | January 24, 2019

Cook Up a Healthy New Year!

Cooking healthfully is important year-round, but may be taking center stage as your New Year’s Resolutions kick into high gear!...

Dana Sundblad | January 2, 2019

Choosing Healthier Toys For Your Children

As a parent, you probably work pretty hard to make healthy food choices for your children. But do you make healthy toy choices...

Dana Sundblad | December 8, 2018

Is Indoor Air Worsening Your Asthma?

What is Asthma? Asthma is a serious, sometimes life-threatening chronic respiratory disease that affects the quality of life for...

Dana Sundblad | November 30, 2018

Christmas Tree Chemicals You Didn’t Know About

While your Christmas tree probably doesn’t need a warning label – bringing either a real or artificial Christmas tree...

Dana Sundblad | November 23, 2018

How to Deal With Asthma When Living With Pets

“I have asthma, can I keep my pet?” Every animal-loving family with an asthmatic member has asked the same question....

Dana Sundblad | October 11, 2018

Ten Simple Steps to Improve the Health of Your Home, Right Now

Indoor air quality can be a complex, daunting subject. But that should not stop you from taking action to improve it. There are...

Dana Sundblad | July 16, 2018

Staying Healthy This Winter, Starting With Your Home

Did you know? Americans spend most of their time indoors, especially during the winter. Research shows that in some cases indoor...

Dana Sundblad | November 28, 2017

5 Things to Improve Home Health Today!

The air you breathe is as important as the food you eat to keeping your body and mind healthy. There are lots of easy things you...

Dana Sundblad | March 1, 2017

Keep Healthy Home Fires Burning

For many people, a bright, crackling, wood fire is as much a part of the fall and winter season as hot apple cider and a cozy...

Dana Sundblad | January 15, 2017

Resolve to Make your Home Healthier in 2017

Resolve to Make Your Home Healthier in 2017 The new year is the time when many people make resolutions to get healthier.  In...

Dana Sundblad | January 7, 2017
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.