Common Household Toxins

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Household Toxins

Making sure your home is safe to live in is a priority for any homeowner. The visible dangers, like a loose board on the porch or a broken window, obviously need to be fixed. But what about the potentials dangers you might not be able to see? This Web guide helps you learn about common household toxins and how to eliminate them from your home.

Common Household Toxins

Simply knowing about some common household toxins is a good first step toward protecting your home and your family from danger. The Web sites in this section discuss a few of the toxins commonly found in homes and explain why they are harmful.

Dulcinea's Insight

  • For tips on removing toxic substances from your home, and for a variety of other home maintenance ideas, read Household Hints for Dummies.

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