During National Healthy Homes Month, know how to keep your home healthy. Your home not only protects you and your family from the elements but can also support your well-being.
Eight principles of a healthy home
A healthy home takes attention and care through every season. Following these principles will improve your air quality, water quality and overall well-being.
- Keep it dry.
- Keep it clean.
- Keep it safe.
- Keep it ventilated.
- Keep pests out.
- Keep out contaminants such as lead and radon.
- Keep it in good shape.
- Keep the temperature regulated.
Learn more about City programs that can help you keep your home healthy. We have programs to help protect you and your family from lead, asthma, radon and more.