Entries by Ivy Brooks

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Characteristics of Poor Water Quality

A number of signs can indicate that your water is in need of quality testing. Changes in taste, appearance, or odor are common signs of contamination, but there are a number of contaminants that will not leave any signs at all, so it’s important to water test under the following conditions, as well; if you’ve […]


Identifying Wastewater

Being able to identify your wastewater might help you in the event that you have some kind of backup and flood situation. After reading this article, you’ll know how to handle each kind of wastewater and how to address a professional for his services to help you in the event you’ll need one. Black Water […]

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World’s Funniest Clogs

If you can recall ever clogging someone’s or your own toilet, it’s probably pretty hilarious in hindsight. In your mind you are able to see yourself calmly tapping the lever for a little flush, but see panic rise quickly as your toilet begins to swirl and fill and fill as you pray it doesn’t meet […]

Hosting Guests this Holiday? Keep These 5 Things in Mind

Baby and Child-Proof If you’re having family over for dinner or overnight during the holiday season, it’s likely that you’ll have some children in your company. The first thing you can do is remove valuables and breakables from common areas. If smaller children under the age of 5 will be over, be sure you fully […]

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How To Keep Your Easter Activities Safe

Food Safety One of the main overlooked hazards of Easter is food safety. Dyes are not typically healthy for ingestion so hands should be washed thoroughly before and after dying, eggs should be refrigerated thoroughly before and after dying, and any egg that’s shell is cracked should not be ingested because the dye might penetrate […]

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What Does Biodegradable Mean?

When something is biodegradable it means it’s capable of decomposing rapidly by the help of microorganisms found in nature, the earth or airborne. Photodegradable items are close relatives and they are capable of decomposing by the help of natural sunlight or even some forms of man-made light. It’s man-made products made of plastic and Styrofoam […]

Top Green Home Cleaning Products

Making an effort to use greener products is best for the environment, your family, and your pets. It’s more likely these options will lead to better business and social practices of all cleaning companies going into the future as well. Make a statement and improve your health by considering these 4 favorite green cleaning products. […]