Other NCHH Fact Sheets
This section collects standalone fact sheets published by NCHH.
10 Valuable Healthy Homes Resources for Home-Based Child Care Providers  NEW
The American Rescue Plan: Opportunities to Address Lead in Paint and Pipes  NEW
The American Rescue Plan: Opportunities to Address Lead Hazards in Homes  NEW
Background on the Importance of Healthy Housing for Older Adults 
Carpets and Healthy Homes 
Childhood Lead Poisoning: What You Should Know About Your Child’s Blood Lead Test Results [2022; also available en español]
Costs for Creating a Healthier Home 
Green and Healthy Property Maintenance Costs and Activities 
Healthy Homes Maintenance Checklist [2018; also available en español]
Healthy Homes Maintenance Checklist for Thermal Control: Extreme Cold  NEW
Healthy Homes Maintenance Checklist for Thermal Control: Extreme Heat  NEW
Healthy Homes Priorities for Homeowners 
Our Impact  NEW
NCHH’s work is underpinned by the mission of transforming lives by transforming housing and a clear vision to translate credible science into tools and catalyze systems change in low-income communities through partnerships, community-based research, and advocacy.
Tailored, Flexible, Responsive: Technical Assistance (TA) NCHH’s Way  NEW
The Principles of a Healthy Home  A healthy home is one that is dry, clean, safe, ventilated, free of pests and contaminants, well maintained, and thermally comfortable. In addition, homes should be affordable and accessible to all people, regardless of age or ability.
Testing for Lead in Consumer Items for Children 
Toys and Childhood Lead Exposure 
The Unjust Consequences of Providence Water’s Partial Lead Pipe Replacements  NEW
The Zika Virus: Mitigation through the Enforcement of the International Property Maintenance Code [2017; with the International Code Council]
Latest page update: March 17, 2023.