UC Berkeley Study Finds Ways to Avoid Wildfire ParticulatesCalifornia residents can cut the particulate matter in their homes in half during wildfire season by closing windows, using air filtration systems and cooking less, a University of California at Berkeley study found.
COVID Impact: Santa Clara Supes Looking To Provide Air Filters to Small Businesses, NonprofitsSanta Clara County supervisors say they’re looking into a $10 million grant program for providing and installing air filtration systems for small businesses and nonprofits most impacted by the pandemic.
Doctors Caution Against Relying On Air Filters, Purifiers To Help Stop COVID-19Special filters for your furnace and air purifiers for selected rooms will certainly help your home feel more comfortable, but will it help protect you from the novel coronavirus?
Experts Recommend Preparation For Air Quality Emergencies Connected To WildfiresHealth departments in the nine Bay Area counties are urging the public to prepare for unhealthy air from future wildfires.
Bay Area Residents Advised to Stay Indoors as Air Quality WorsensThe San Francisco Department of Emergency Services is advising residents to reduce outdoor exposure by closing windows and doors as Bay Area air quality continues to deteriorate because of smoke from the Butte County wildfire.
Before The Fall Ends, Prep Your Home For WinterUse the fall to take preventative steps to ensure your house will weather the winter.