By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR(R) Magazine
Surprisingly, one in five home owners consider their homes unhealthy, according to the Healthy Home Study of about 800 home owners conducted by Houzz.
So what makes a home healthy to home owners? The top indoor concerns of home owners in gauging a home’s health: Moisture, air quality, and cleanliness. The top outside concerns: Air quality, grounds safety, and soil quality.
The home owners surveyed perceived newer homes to be healthiest with having no allergens or mold and limited instances of insects and rodents.
“Healthy homes” are considered 20 percent to 60 percent less likely to …read more
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