Personal Safety

Carbon Monoxide – The Silent Killer

It sounds like something out of a horror movie. You can’t see it, or smell it, or taste it, or touch it. It’s the silent killer, carbon monoxide (CO).   Many Canadians die every year from carbon monoxide poisoning in their own homes, most of them while sleeping. And unlike what you may have[...]

Why Paul Davis Believes in Environmental Cleaners

As experts in disaster response and recovery, Paul Davis always strives to have a positive impact on people during some of the worst times in their lives. That positive effect includes using green cleaning technologies that are environmentally responsible.   “When we respond to disasters,[...]

When Should You Worry about Black Mould?

Black mould: these words provoke fear and anxiety for homeowners, but they shouldn’t. Knowing more about black mould helps you discern when you have a problem, how to battle it if necessary, and ultimately sleep well at night in a healthy home.   While black mould is less common than other[...]

Hidden Dangers When Storing Too Many Chemicals, Too Long

As the proportion of new homes with two- and even three-car garages has grown in recent decades, the autozone has turned into a multipurpose work-and-play space. For many homeowners, chemicals are a common part of daily life, but too often people forget that they can be harmful if not stored[...]

Seconds Count To Save A Choking Coworker

It’s hard to say what exactly you would do if you saw someone choking, especially if that person was a friend, family member or co-worker. Emergency situations can be shocking. It’s tough not to panic, because choking always causes a rush of adrenaline and fear. It is important to stay calm and[...]