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Fixing Up an Older Home: Where to Start?

Older homes are full of character, but they can also be full of problems. If you recently bought an old house, you may be discovering a lot of deferred maintenance and issues you didn’t spot in the home inspection. With so much to be done, where do you start? Urgent Problems: What to Fix First …

Benefits of an Air Purifier

Top 3 Benefits of an Air Purifier We were asked by Home Air Guides to list what we believed the top 3 benefits of an air purifier were. The following is our answer to that interesting question: RK Ventures Inc. is a small 4 person endeavor manufacturing LakeAir brand air purifiers. I think our small …

Brain Health in Seniors

The Effects Of Air Pollution On Brain Health In Seniors By Jackie Edwards As you might already know, air pollution can cause a myriad of health problems; and one of the biggest organs in the body that is affected by this predicament is the brain. As reported by The Dementia Epidemic, in every group of …

Is it Pollen? or do I have a cold?

Is it Pollen or do I have a cold? When I was young, perhaps 7 or 8, I developed what we thought was a nasty summer cold.  My mother took me to the family doctor to get it checked out because it wasn’t following the usual pattern. The doctor conducted a brief exam and told …