What does a dehumidifier do in a crawl space?

If you live in a relatively humid environment, then it’s recommended that you install a dehumidifier in your crawl space as soon as possible. A good crawl space dehumidifier will make the area under your home less hospitable to allergens such as dust mites, mold, and mildew by reducing humidity levels. Lowering the humidity levels and eliminating allergens will reduce skin and respiratory system discomfort, making it easier for you to breathe; help maintain structural integrity; and save energy.

Before you run out and buy a dehumidifier, first understand that your crawl space needs to be prepared so that it can operate as efficiently as possible. We spoke to Elite Moisture Solutions who are local experts on dehumidifiers and crawl space issues, and here’s what they said:

Why does a crawl space need to be completely sealed?

Since up to 50 percent of your household air can flow in from your crawl …

Amazing Facts of Vaping which You Should Know 

10 Weird and Fun Facts About Vaping | Weirdomatic

Vaping has been rising in fame for the past few years. We all have heard the words electronic cigarettes and e-liquids and vape NZ. The point is that there are many facts about vaping which we are completely unaware of. This is one of the reasons why we consider vaping worse than smoking, simply because we do not hold enough information about the working of vaping and this rubs us in the wrong way.

Not having proper knowledge of what something is, makes us scared of that thing and we feel offhanded about it and try to avoid getting complete knowledge of it. In this article, we will discuss some facts about vaping which you probably weren’t aware of.

Facts about Vaping and E-Liquid:

Ø  Many people associate a disease called “popcorn lungs” with vaping. Studies have shown that there are no chemicals in the e-liquid of vape that …

3 Unique Chocolate Cakes To Try

7 Irresistible Chocolate Cakes You Should Try in Klang Valley

Chocolate cake is one of the most popular cakes sold at bakeries and made by home chefs across the globe. Most versions are two-layer creations topped with a buttery chocolate frosting. If you want to mix up your cake routine, here are three unique chocolate creations to try.

Red Velvet Cake

You may be surprised to learn that this popular two-layer cake contains cocoa. Legend has it the first Red Velvet Cake Austin TX was born in the 1930s at the Waldorf-Astoria hotel in New York City. A baker added buttermilk, vinegar and red food dye to a chocolate cake recipe and topped his finished creation with a cream cheese frosting. Try this cake if you like your chocolate toned down a notch with a less sweet and more acidic flavor.

Coca-Cola Cake

This one-layer cake is a sweet Southern traditional dessert. It is a combination of two layers of …

Gifts for Adults

Unplugged Gifts For Teens (and Adults!) - Nourishing Minimalism

Buying presents for people is often one of the most dreaded things a person has to do. You’re trying to get something you can afford, yet making sure it’s something the person would like and want. Buying for kids can be a little be easier to do but finding something for an adult can be tricky. Here are a few ideas that can help you the next time you are out gift shopping.

Books

If you know someone loves to read, don’t hesitate in getting them some new material. Books are constantly being written, and there is no shortage to the different ones you could buy. You could also buy them some of type electronic reader that allows them to access books almost anywhere.

Games

Games are a great thing to buy for both the young and the old. New ones are constantly being created that are fun for everyone …

Benefits Offered by In-Home Care

Home Care Benefits – 5 Advantages & Reasons – The Helper Bees

Today, many seniors are fortunate enough to continue living independently well into their retirement years. However, most older adults will reach a point where they require assistance around the house. If an accident occurs, this may happen faster than anticipated. However, some seniors experience gradual changes that alter the ability they have to handle day-to-day responsibilities. If this happens, hiring an in-home caregiver offers several benefits.

Emotional Support  

Seniors living alone are more vulnerable to the effects caused by stress. Grief, boredom, and loneliness can take a serious toll on a person’s emotional health. With the help of an in home caregiver Massachusetts, they have company, someone to talk to and can even encourage their seniors to engage in challenging activities to help keep their mind sharp.

Monitoring for New or Changed Health Conditions  

Some new health conditions begin with mild symptoms that are easy to overlook. …