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April 11, 2019 Marcello Rocca

Radon as a health risk is a global problem that each year is estimated to cause around 230,000 cases of lung cancer. The WHO’s latest report ‘Guidelines on Housing and Health’ describes how people’s housing and health are affected by a variety of factors. The report describes radon, among other factors, as a health risk. […]

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December 3, 2018 Marcello Rocca

As uranium begins its cyclical decay chain in Canadian soil, homes on the surface act like a suction cup and draw in its deadly by-product: radon. Odourless, colourless and tasteless, radon gas is just one domino in a radioactive cascade that enters structures new and old across the country, contributing to more than 3,300 lung […]

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November 9, 2018 Marcello Rocca

November is “Radon Action Month.” Scientists say radon is the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers. To kick off November’s Radon Action Month, the Canadian Cancer Society, the Canadian Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists (CARST) and CAREX Canada are launching Plan to be Here: an initiative that aims to raise awareness about the cancer […]

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July 30, 2018 Marcello Rocca

What is an Air Exchanger? An Air Exchanger otherwise known as an HRV (Heat Recovery Ventilator) or an ERV (Energy Recovery Ventilator), is a whole house mechanical ventilation system. It is typically connected to your existing furnace return duct and contains two high-efficiency motors. The supply motor draws fresh air in from the outside while […]

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March 20, 2017 admin

As the name suggests, humidifiers are designed to increase the humidity (moisture) in a building. In your home, the HVAC system or furnace humidifier runs throughout the whole house. Humidifiers are mainly used to focus on a specific area or room within a building. There are two main types of humidifiers offered: Warm mist And […]

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