You want a beautiful home, but you don't want to sacrifice health and comfort in the name of elegance. With The Healthy Home, you don't have to. You'll learn how to promote and protect your physical, mental, and spiritual health as well as that of the environment. You'll also find the technical information you need to create and maintain healthy living spaces for you and your family. You'll learn how toxin-free environments can reduce stress, address allergies and other ailments, boost vitality, and foster well-being. More than 75 full-colour photographs illustrate attractive and creative approaches to healthy living. Use this book as your guide to transform your house into a gracious retreat that celebrates the good life and honors the environment. With The Healthy Home, you can turn any living space into a serene oasis where health and happiness flourish.
Jackie Craven is an old-house renovator and a widely published writer who specializes in architecture and home design. She writes for the home-improvement column, "The Fix," for House & Garden magazine and has also written numerous features for prominent newspapers nationwide. She lives in New York City.