Do your children have recurring night terrors or nightmares or get anxious at bedtime?
Do you want peace of mind that your newborn baby or young children are sleeping in a healthy nursery or bedroom?
Are you wired but tired when it comes to bedtime?
Do you suffer from adrenal or chronic fatigue and never feel rested when you wake up?
Sources of problems
- Lighting – most modern lighting is composed of too much blue light which keeps us awake.
- Furniture – beds and cots are often made using synthetic materials and toxic glues which out-gas.
- Mattresses are usually made from polyurethane foam, which contain toxic flame retardants which we breathe in at night.
- Mattresses, pillows, electric blankets and doonas can also be contributing to house dust mites.
- Electro-magnetic fields (EMF) from baby monitors, cordless telephones, digital alarm cocks can be keeping you awake.
- Your flooring or your window dressings can be out-gassing chemicals into the air.
- The baby products or personal care items in your bedroom may not be as green or eco as you were led to believe.
- Heating systems and air conditioning units can be creating air quality issues.
What to expect from a Healthy Nursery or Bedroom Review
- An initial phone consultation to discuss your needs.
- Completion of a brief questionnaire.
- On-site healthy bedroom(s) or nursery review to assess items that may affect sleep: furniture, flooring, window dressings, mattress, baby or personal care products, fragrances, lighting, electronic devices, bedding etc.
- Testing of EMF, humidity and moisture in the bedroom(s) or nursery.
- Recommendation on water filters if needed.
- Verbal feedback on the day and recommended action steps.
- A video and report summarising results, impacts and recommendations.
Reportincludes a checklist of areas assessed with easily understandable prioritisation rating.
- Follow up phone calls and emails to check-in on progress and any concerns.
- You will receive an annual update of my recommended Green Personal Care Products Guide.
Prices start from $200 per bedroom depending on location.
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After the on-site Review, you will be able to dramatically reduce the chemicals out-gassing in your home. This is usually sufficient to negate the need for air quality sampling. However, air quality sampling can be extremely useful if mould appears to be a concern, you have health concerns or you will live close to an industrial area. Water quality analysis is not usually necessary for mains water if you are considering buying a water filter(s), but may be useful if you are using rainwater, tank or bore water or have specific health concerns.
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