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8+ Steps to a Healthier Home by Larry Zarker, CEO of Building Performance Institute

Our homes are our castle.  We want them to be comfortable but also healthy and safe.  Today’s “screenagers” (as well as most of the rest of us) spend nearly 90% of our lives inside buildings.  Indoor pollutants combine with outdoor pollutants that get sucked into the home through leaks in the building envelope, so spending that much time indoors can affect health.  It is no wonder that asthma is an epidemic in the U.S. and incidence rates have been climbing since we started tracking it.  If…

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Added by Building Performance Institute on July 3, 2019 at 2:03pm — No Comments

Healthy Homes - A Collaboration to Improve Life for Asthma & COPD Patients

In the current issue (Spring 2019), of Healthy Indoors Magazine, there is a great article by Judy Olsen of the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department and Building Performance Institute (BPI ) CEO, Larry Zarker. The article highlights a collaborative healthy homes pilot…

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Added by Joanne Brown on March 28, 2019 at 2:00pm — No Comments

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