Monthly Archives: October 2014

Toxic fumes

Toxic fumesAllergies and poisoning by inhalation may cause evaporation from the surface of the materials from which made the furniture. These vapours are often have a strong odor.

Odors, cause allergies and poisoning

That odour from furniture made of particleboard, mostly linked with formaldehyde – a strong allergen. By inhalation is irritating to the eyes (they turn red and watery) and the mucous membranes of the upper respiratory tract (the feeling of sore throat, there is a dry cough). In particularly susceptible people can happen spasm and edema of the larynx, to develop shortness of breath, bronchitis, pneumonia. Particle Board emits formaldehyde over 10 years, and especially strongly in the first half. The level of formaldehyde emission measured by emission class E as specified in hygienic certificate on the furniture. It is believed that if the furniture is made of chipboard class E1, the sustainability of such material comparable to natural wood. Unfortunately, the European quality certificate and Russian certificate of conformity, cannot guarantee that the furniture will not cause allergic reactions, as sensitivity to formaldehyde of different people. Continue reading

To build a small kitchen – tricks and solutions

To build a small kitchen – tricks and solutions.In most apartments the kitchen is a small, even a small room. It is therefore important to know how to make it cozy and functional space for cooking and acceptance.

If the kitchen is less than 7 square meters.

Is it possible to make it comfortable and functional? To a small room with lockers, a stove and a dining table could meet all the needs. Continue reading