Healthy Homes

Get the new Healthy Homes Basics app today!

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Learn about Healthy Homes Basics on the new app developed by the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes (OLHCHH). The app is available for download in the Apple iTunes and Google Play stores!

The Healthy Homes Basics app offers practical how-to guidance on how to have a safe and healthy home, right at your fingertips. The app offers introductory information and guidance for consumers by teaching the “Principles of a Healthy Home”.

For those users more familiar with healthy homes concepts, the app features detailed information by topic.

Download the Healthy Homes Basics app today! Get it on Google Play or Apple iTunes

Room by room checklist for a healthy home

Use this detailed room by room checklist for your home. If you find any potential health or safety hazards, visit HUD's website for information on how to keep you family and home safe and healthy.

Eight Principles of Healthy Homes

Keep it Dry

Keep it Clean

Keep it Pest-Free

Keep it Safe

Keep it Contaminant-Free

Keep it Ventilated

Keep it Maintained

Keep it Temperature Controlled


Minneapolis Health Department LogoShould you require a reasonable accommodation in order to fully participate, or information in an alternative format, please contact 612-673-2301.
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Last updated Feb 22, 2019



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