Green Gab Podcast | Moisture – Not in My Home
Homes involve so many components and things to keep track of whether managing a home or remodeling or building a home. It’s important to homeowners to keep a home in tip top shape while living there and then that well maintained home is a selling point when the time comes to sell it. As homeowners work through the sometime overwhelming number of things to do to maintain and operate a home, one of the biggest enemies to our homes and all built structures is water.
Water is everywhere and covers about 70% of the earth. Water shows up in and around our homes in many ways – rain and storm water runoff, flooding of rivers, lakes and streams, and on the flip side, we also are working on water conservation. So many homes are destroyed by water and covered by insurance claims because of damage by water. Whether it's flooding, hurricanes, mold and mildew, or busted pipes, there’s been damage to homes and buildings from it.
The secret in our homes with all this water and moisture around us, is figuring out how to keep the balance. Read more and Listen Moisture – Not in My Home
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Marla Esser Cloos Marla inspires and educates about what makes a green home green and how to do it – a bit at a time or all at once. Her work creating an online owners’ manual for green and greener homes, HomeNav.com, and work in national and local businesses, groups and associations, provides her a unique perspective to help people realize the true values of green homes as safer, healthier and more comfortable homes. Marla founded and co-hosts the Green Gab Podcast, on iTunes, 2 Guys Talking Podcast Network and GreenHomeCoach.com. She blogs on Green Home Coach and Proud Green Home. Her articles have appeared in Green Home Builder, Building Women and The Healthy Planet and she is the author of Living Green Effortlessly: Simple Choices to a Better Home from NAHB Builder Books. www