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7 Potential Health Risks of a Humid Environment

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A humid environment refers to an atmosphere with relatively high levels of water vapor. Most people only understand the effects of high humidity on your health, this is mainly because at high humidity environment one will experience immediate personal discomfort like sweating. However, very low humidity environment also poses serious health risks. Potential health risks: 1. High humidity Humidity affects how our bodies regulate our internal body temperature. Biologically, when our bodies get warm we produce sweat. This sweat is supposed to evaporate thus cooling our bodies. In a humid environment, the increased moisture in the air makes it difficult...

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5 Tips to Prevent Water Damage, Mold and Mildew

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Water damage weakens your house foundation and eventually causes severe structural breakage. Damp wood creates mold and mildew and attracts parasites such as termites. Water damage can be disastrous and extensive to a limit that your insurance coverage cannot compensate. Here are useful methods to protect your home from water damage. 1. Ensure a Good Drainage System Poor drainage causes cracks and pathways for water to enter your house. The foundation of your home is also weakened. To ensure a healthy drainage system, observe the following strategies. Roof gutters: Clean your gutters often. Your drains will be free from clogs that...

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