Feb
19
Mon
Today’s Tip: Test and tighten all GFI outlet covers in the home.
Feb 19 all-day

It is important to test and tighten the outlets in your home. Also make sure to use safety covers if you have young children.

Mar
1
Thu
IHHA Full Meeting @ Improving Kids' Environment
Mar 1 @ 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Mar
6
Tue
Today’s Tip: Change batteries on carbon monoxide and smoke detectors.
Mar 6 all-day

It is important that your carbon monoxide and smoke detectors are working properly.

Mar
17
Sat
Today’s Tip: Repair grout around sinks, showers, and tiles.
Mar 17 all-day

It is important that water does not leak into these surfaces. Standing water can cause mold growth which is an asthma trigger. Prevent mold from growing by properly repairing sinks, showers, tiles, and any leaks with grout.

Mar
19
Mon
Today’s Tip: Preform seasonal yard maintenance.
Mar 19 all-day

As the snow melts, it is important that you perform any seasonal yard maintenance so your yard is ready for the spring!

Mar
26
Mon
Fun Fact: Did you know that if you lubricate door hinges and locks, it will prevent squeaks and allow doors to open easier?
Mar 26 all-day

Use oil to lubricate doors hinges so they open easier and do not squeak or creek. It also makes unlocking doors easier.

Apr
5
Thu
IHHA Committee Meeting @ Improving Kids' Environment
Apr 5 @ 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Apr
8
Sun
Today’s Tip: Check and clean your home’s gutters!
Apr 8 all-day

As rain is likely to occur this month, it is important to keep your gutters clean so water can run off properly. Proper water drainage is an important component of a healthy home!

Apr
11
Wed
Today’s Tip: Wash windows and window sills inside and out
Apr 11 all-day

It is important to keep windows free from dust and debris. Use today to clean your home’s windows both inside and out.

Apr
20
Fri
Today’s Tip: Clean the blinds and light fixtures around your home
Apr 20 all-day

Use this afternoon, to clean the blinds and light fixtures around the home. Blinds harbor dust which can cause allergies or serve as an asthma trigger. It is important to wipe down the blinds frequently  in order to reduce dust.