In this video, Paul explains how interior finishes can affect your health. He discusses VOC levels, floor coatings, and even food prep surfaces.

Further Reading:

Interior Finishing
This article describes how the materials chosen for interior finishing will affect not only aesthetics, but also indoor air quality. It includes the pros and cons of different materials available on the market.

What is the impact of building materials on human health? Do certain building materials contain toxins that are harmful?
This article explains how various building materials impact human health and how the effects could be reduced.

About Olga Lockhart

Olga Lockhart, Marketing Manager for Pathway Design & Construction, researches, analyzes, and writes about these key topics: Universal Design, Aging in Place, Northwest building & Seattle remodeling trends, air quality issues, and solutions, during construction. She's also willing to chat about travel and culture out of the office.