How many of you out there have let your screen go? I’m sure most of us have a small hole here or there. Like closets, our screen windows are usually the last thing we think about. What makes it worse, as least for me, is that we often think ‘Oh well it’s just a little hole’ and let it go until it’s big enough the feral neighborhood cats can pass through it like it’s a cat diner. To make matters even worse, my black lab goes a little nuts when cats or people walk by and he’s managed to knock several screens out with his enthusiasm. So with a little nudging from my wife, I went ahead and replaced the screens on all the front windows and the screen door. Yep, it had gotten that bad. Read More
In the southern states, the pollen can be so bad that it’s sometimes referred to as “yellow snow” (up north, “yellow snow” means something completely different – either way, it’s unpleasant). If you had even mild pollen allergies, these times of heavy pollen action would be hell on your eyes, nose and throat. Unfortunately, staying indoors wouldn’t necessarily save you from it – pollen has a way of getting in, especially if you like to keep your windows open on a warm day. The alternative is shutting up your home and cranking up the AC – which can lead to higher bills and sore throats.
This is where products like PollenTEC can make life easier for allergy suffers. Read More