This section of our website includes information and resources on topics related to the physical aspects of housing, including energy conservation, indoor air quality, water purity, safety in the home, emergency preparedness, and home maintenance and repairs.
Many food containers have expiration dates, but what do they mean? Are foods safe to eat after the date has passed? Learn more here.
Radon is the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers. Do you know what radon is? Where it is? How to test for it? Learn about it here and how to get a free radon home test kit.
Mold can cause great damage to your home. Click here to learn more about this organism and how to control it.
Is there anything they won't eat? Although no plant is completely "deer proof", we've compiled a chart of deer-resistant varieties that may avoid their browsing.
Last updated July 13, 2017