Healthy Living Blog

New Year, New You - Diets That Improve Digestive Health

  New Year’s resolutions aren’t always the easiest feats to conquer. Going to the gym more, adding healthier foods into your diet, quitting smoking, reading more books - we know these things are good for us, but breaking in new habits can be difficult. With that said, the ne...
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How to Improve Your Home During the Fall and Winter

Whether you’re hosting family, throwing parties, or just sitting around the fire, there’s nothing better than a healthy, cozy house during the holidays. Making home repairs and upgrades during the fall and winter months is a great way to prep for cooler weather and create a more com...
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Brondell Home Improvement Holiday Gift Guide

  While there are many wonderful things about the holiday season, holiday shopping always seems to be at the bottom of everyone’s list. We’re not surprised. What’s more stressful than running around during the holiday season, trying to take care of last minute holiday s...
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Introducing the Swash 1400 Luxury Bidet Seat: Our Top Five New Features!

Introducing the Swash 1400 Luxury Bidet Seat:Our Top Five New Features! It’s been over six years since the Swash 1000, the last generation of our award-winning line of electronic bidet toilet seats, was released. During that time, Brondell has been compiling suggestions and reviews to furt...
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This Mother’s Day, Don’t Buy Her What You Want To Give. Buy Her What She Wants To Get.

In an age in which “modern family” no longer refers to a hit TV show, biological mothers are not the only ones being celebrated this May. No, foster mothers, adopted mothers, godmothers, aunts and grandmothers who stood in as mothers, men who raised their kids and were both father and...
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Earth Month = Rebirth Month

The dawn of Spring carries different meanings for different people. For some, it’s baseball’s Spring Training – the time when all MLB teams make their way down south to practice before commencing another season. For others, it’s the Spring Fling…the college (more sp...
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All Kinds of Valentines

Love. With Valentine’s Day being February’s big claim to fame, it’s a concept that’s top-of-mind for many people this month. But because many people associate the holiday primarily with romantic love, other forms of “amore” get left out in the (considerable) co...
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Brondell’s 2015 Holiday Gift Guide

It goes almost without saying that every listmaker compiling a set of gifts to give this holiday season thinks their compilation is the best…and Brondell is no exception. Below you’ll find a carefully curated collection of things we think are awesome and would love to receive ourselv...
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Air Purifier for Allergy Relief

The Many Air Purifier Benefits for Allergy Relief For Allergy Sufferers There are many benefits of using an air purifier for allergy relief for those who suffer through the agony of asthma and allergies. Millions of people know that pollen, smoke, off gassing, mold, bacteria, dust mites and pet...
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How Do Reverse Osmosis Filtration Systems Work?

Which Reverse Osmosis System? It can be challenging to determine what its the best filter filtration system for you home. Lets start with Reverse Osmosis point-of-use systems. How Do Reverse Osmosis Filtration Systems Work? The reverse osmosis process works simply by stripping regular water...
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Reverse Osmosis for Health

RO for Health When you think about the possible contaminants in your tap water it becomes clear that some form of water filtration is necessary for the health conscious. Bottled water hasn’t proven itself to be as pure or filtered as some would like for you to believe, and the environmenta...
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Remodeling For Retirement and Beyond – a baby boomer trend

It’s official, Baby Boomers are retiring. According to PEW Research Center Baby Boomers are retiring at a rate of 10,000 Boomers a day. This avalanche of retirees will continue for the next 19 years. The most active and fiercely independent generation is entering their golden years and they...
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The #1 Best Hemorrhoids Remedy

There is no way around it… hemorrhoids causes discomfort and in many cases, pain.  Hemorrhoids present themselves in the anal rectal areas with swelling, inflammation, itching, burning, and/or bleeding.  Here is a more full description of hemorrhoids: Hemorrhoids Description Vide...
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What is a bidet?

The bidet was invented by the French.  The first known use of the word is 1766 and translated it means pony.  The name is derived from the way in which the user would have to straddle the wash basin, as in riding a horse. The traditional bidet is a separate fixture, usually made of p...
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Bathroom Trends: It’s All About the Experience

Now that 2012 is well underway, it’s a great time to check out what trends are shaping the home for 2012.   Much has been said about furniture and color, but the one consistent theme across many trend lists is the “experience” factor.  Here are a few ways  to...
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The Spa Bathroom Trend

The bathroom is the most private room to retreat to in any home, and homeowners are allocating remodel budgets to prove it.  One of the hottest trends currently is the spa bathroom.  Remodel projects are sacrificing spare closets, and in some cases spare bedrooms, to the spa bathroom.&n...
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