The Cause & Effects of an Unhealthy Home

Submitted by jacquelyn on Thu, 03/21/2019 - 08:15
From your attic to your crawlspace, tiny air leaks, inefficient ductwork and lack of insulation could be contributing to an increase in headaches, allergies and other symptoms you experience in your home. Learn how E3 INNOVATE utilizes the whole home approach to make your Nashville home healthier.

The Whole Home Approach to Keeping your Family Healthy

Submitted by jacquelyn on Wed, 02/13/2019 - 09:08
If you suspect your Nashville home may be making you sick, it will require the whole home approach to make sure your family stays healthy at home for years to come. E3 INNOVATE is Nashville’s trusted home performance expert, providing integrated strategies for crawlspace encapsulations, insulation, radon remediation and more.

Creating a healthy home for a bundle of love

Submitted by office on Thu, 11/08/2018 - 11:41

With a baby on the way, the Myers’ family was concerned about their indoor radon levels. Their initial 26-day test result in the soon-to-be nursery came back at 11.2 pCi/L. The recommended indoor level is 4.0 pCi/L. Mike and Lisa Myers reached out to E3 to evaluate the issue.

What to look for when shopping for air purifiers

Submitted by office on Wed, 05/30/2018 - 12:30

Clean indoor air quality (IAQ) is as important to our health as exercise, restful sleep, and wholesome nutrition. For example, proper IAQ improves cognitive function, helps reduce symptoms of asthma and allergies, and provides every cell in the body with a good supply of oxygen for energy production.  Are you shopping around for an air purifier for your home? Here are some things to look for and some things to avoid when it comes to air filters and purifiers...

 

Just in Time for a Healthy Home Makeover

Submitted by office on Fri, 01/12/2018 - 10:48

Last fall, a family of young professionals purchased their first home, an older home in the 12 South neighborhood that had fallen somewhat into disrepair after years on the rental market. The new owners wanted E3’s help to ensure their new home would be a healthy living space for their young family.

Is your house feeling dry? Here’s why.

Submitted by office on Mon, 11/13/2017 - 14:27

As we move into the winter season, you may notice that the summer humidity is gone and the lack-their-of is now causing other types of problems. Dry indoor conditions can be just as miserable as high humidity levels, but for different reasons. When indoor humidity is low, we experience not only dry, itchy skin but also static electricity, dry respiratory pathways, and we create more desirable breading conditions for bacteria and viruses. Low humidity levels can also affect wood furniture, musical instruments, and hardwood floors.

What do y'all do?

Submitted by office on Mon, 10/09/2017 - 09:58

People often call us and say, “I saw your vehicles in my neighborhood the other day. What do you y’all do?” Well, the short answer is, we do a lot! E3 helps existing homeowners fix issues related to comfort, moisture, indoor air quality, and high energy bills. We also help homeowners and builders design, build, commission, and test new high performance and fully integrated homes.

 

Existing Homes