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.
Lead is highly toxic and dangerous. Learn how it can affect you and what you can do.
Mold can cause great damage to your home. Click here to learn more about this organism and how to control it.
Find resources to help you choose a chainsaw that's right for you, and guidelines for using it safely and effectively, here on our Chainsaw Safety page.
Is produce from your flooded garden still safe to eat? Find out more information on our site.
Last updated February 3, 2015