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Wireless Interconnected Smoke Alarms: Fire Protection for your home

According to the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control’s Fire Death and Injuries fact sheet, four out of five U.S. fire deaths in 2005 occurred in the home. Is yourhome protected with a wireless interconnected smoke alarm system so that if a fire was to start anywhere in your house, your family would know immediately and have the time needed to escape?

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A Good Look At Green Smoke

As a leisure activity, smoking has been around for a very long time. Smoking regular old cigarettes everyday can get boring for the average smoker. Trying just one green smoke can lead to a different perspective on smoking. The green smoke cigarettes produce much less smoke than normal cigarettes. The smoke of normal cigarettes is proven to be harmful. Glycerin, which is used to produce the smoke in green smoke, is much less dangerous than tobacco smoke. Contrary to some smoker’s belief, glycerin produces just as much smoke as if it were a regular cigarette.

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How To Smoke Cigarette Without Inhaling The Smoke

Learn how to smoke without inhaling.

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Removing Smoke Odors after a Fire

Learn about the dangers of smoke odors after a fire and the importance of smoke remediation.

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DeTech Fire Alarms

Even though DeTech Fire Alarms are the most reliable products on the market today, a DeTech Fire Alarm Dealer and their representatives must understand the potential dynamics of air movement in the homes they protect. This is why all DeTech Fire Alarm Consultants must participate in continuing education training sponsored by DeTech, Inc. These programs were developed by trained professionals who have performed years of research through Texas A&M University, Colorado State University and have taught at the U.S. Fire Academy.

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Smoking Facts To Quit Smoking For Good

The simple fact is that you know smoking is not good for you. In fact, nobody has to tell you to quit; you know you ought to quit. The irony is that when more people tell you to quit, you naturally want to quit less.

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Can you stop a neighbor from smoking on the balcony?

Smoking is one of the biggest problems that people living in strata units can face, either by themselves or because other people smoke. Many people who live in these units do not realize the implications of smoking on the balconies of their buildings.

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Asthma and Environmental Tobacco Smoke

Nonsmokers are exposed to many of the same injurious agents inhaled by active smokers. The dangers of secondhand tobacco smoke have been widely publicized. Among them, it should be noted that children exposed to parental secondhand smoke have been found to have more respiratory illnesses, including asthma. Asthmatic children of smokers have been shown to have more frequent attacks.

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What Should You Look for When Hiring a Smoke Odor Removal Company?

What are the qualities to look for in a smoke odor removal service?

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Three Good Reasons to Quit Smoking

Are you a smoker who’s thinking about quitting but wondering if it’s worth it? Cigarettes are an addictive substance, and quitting can be difficult. But if you need help, there are a variety of medications and methods designed to help people stop smoking. You may’ve heard the statement that smoking causes lung cancer, but if that’s not enough to deter you, there are many other reasons—health and non-health related alike— why smoking cessation is a good idea; here are three good reasons to quit smoking as soon as possible.

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Creating Motivation To Kick The Smoking Habit

Motivation is the key to quit smoking. This editorial explores how we can make ourselves feel decidedly motivated to do anything that we think we'd like to do by using diverse forms of hypnosis and Neuro-Linguistic Programming.

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Quit Smoking Cigarettes - How to Stop Part 3

It is hard to simply quit smoking because the smoker has built a powerful Psychological Smoking Mechanism from an early age and reinforces it with every cigarette. This mechanism which is maintained by beliefs. By systematically identifying and removing these beliefs, smoking is eliminated. This article discusses reasons people give to continue smoking.

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Is Smoking Addictive?

If it was physically addictive, you wouldn't be able to go eight hours when you sleep without smoking. Yeah, when you wake up in the morning, the first thing you might choose to do is have a smoke and it might make you feel better emotionally but if you were really physically addicted, you'd have to get up every couple of hours to smoke a cigarette not because you're already up.

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Indoor Air Quality: Smoke Odor Removal

Ensuring safe indoor air quality after smoke damage has occurred is incredibly important. Find out more about the dangers of smoke damage and how smoke odors are properly removed.

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