How to Keep Pollen Out of Your Home

How to Keep Pollen Out of Your Home

When the pollen count is high in Georgia, we tend to think of our home as a safe haven, a place to escape the allergens that cause us to sneeze and wipe our eyes. After all, I don’t see a yellow film on my furniture like I see on my car and mailbox. But after years of...
Radon and Lung Cancer

Radon and Lung Cancer

“Radon Caused My Lung Cancer”   You may have been hearing the words, “radon” and “cancer” in the news now for years and wondered about the connection. Recently, former USA Hockey star, Rachael Malmberg, shared that her Stage 4 Lung Cancer was likely caused by the...
6 SIGNS OF MOLD IN YOUR HOME

6 SIGNS OF MOLD IN YOUR HOME

One of the most frequent questions I hear from homeowners is in the area of mold detection. Most Americans are aware that mold is toxic to overall personal health and to the health of a house, but many are not sure how to detect it. I hear questions like: “How do I...
SHOULD I BUY A HOME WITH TERMITE DAMAGE?

SHOULD I BUY A HOME WITH TERMITE DAMAGE?

Buying a home is a major investment. Before completing the purchase, most homebuyers hire an inspector, like Avalon Home Inspections, to find out about the homes: – plumbing – electrical systems – roof – attic – foundation – heating system – central air conditioning...