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November 28, 2022

Hurricane vs. Tornado vs. Cyclone: Know the Difference

When the NOAA issues a weather alert, you know it can't be something good. But out of all alerts broadcasted, hurricanes, tornados, and cyclones are surely the scariest. Learn here what differentiates these storms and what you should do to be safe when a warning is issued for any of them.
November 25, 2022

Is Your Furnace Affecting Indoor Air Quality?

There are a lot of factors that contribute to poor air quality indoors. And one of the main culprits is the furnace. But you need the heating system to make it through winter without shivering 24/7, so you must learn how the furnace can negatively affect IAQ to know what course of action to take.
November 24, 2022

Rare Weather Phenomena from Around the World

If you're a weather enthusiast like me, you want to witness as many rare and beautiful phenomena as possible. In this article, I want to talk about the rarest, strangest phenomena the world has seen. Some are harmless, while others are devastating in their beauty but interesting nonetheless through their rarity.
November 23, 2022

How to Weatherproof Your Home for Summer

As enchanting as summer is, thanks to the sunny weather, it can get very unpleasant because of the high temperatures you must deal with. However, if you take the right precautions and weatherproof your home for the hot season, you can comfortably sit inside without running the AC too much. Learn here how.
November 22, 2022

How Weather Changes Affect the Human Body

When the seasons change, or there is a sudden weather shift, you might notice that your body seems to react. And usually, it's not in a positive manner. This is because the weather directly impacts our bodies. Yes, you read that right. If you want to learn more about this interesting topic, take a few minutes to read this article.
November 21, 2022

How to Use an NOAA Weather Alert Radio – Broadcast Frequencies and Alerts Explained

Knowing in the nick of time when disaster strikes can be a real lifesaver. The NOAA weather alert radio serves the specific purpose of notifying you when hazardous weather events are imminent so that you know and follow the emergency plan you have set in place for particular events. Here is more about these useful devices, namely how to use them and what their alerts stand for.
November 19, 2022

Basic Factors that Influence Thermal Comfort

You likely noticed that you are less productive and simply feel worse when you are too hot or too cold. This is because, at that particular moment, you have not achieved thermal comfort. Learn from this article what are the factors that influence it and how you can control the thermal environment to feel as comfortable as possible.
November 18, 2022

How to Hurricane-Proof Your Home

In some areas of the U.S., hurricanes are not news anymore. When hurricane season comes, people fear for their safety and their property. But you shouldn't live in that fear. Make the right upgrades and changes to your home, and you can hurricane-proof it to minimize damage and risk.
November 18, 2022

Heatwave: Tips to Manage Extreme Heat at Home

Temperatures are steadily increasing because of global warming, and we can best see this result through the neverending string of heatwaves hitting us each year. Luckily, with proper preparations, you can make your home a safe space against the torrid heat. You just have to learn how, and this is what I plan to teach you in this article.