How many days should I wait to move back into home with my nine month baby? My home was just renovated.

Asked by ngon sing chan
Brooklyn, NY

my home just got renovated. How long should I wait to move back into the home with my nine month baby?


Sean Lintow Sr

Answered by Sean Lintow Sr

Naperville, IL

SLS Construction & Building Solutions

May 24, 2013

I am assuming that everything has been completed and you got a CO, also known as a Certificate of Occupancy. If so there generally is no issue moving right back in.

With that, is there a specific concern you have?

For more information:

Read Mary Cordaro's Know How post "The Parent Trap: Avoid Mistakes in Nursery Projects By Following Three Basic Principles."

Tagged In: home air quality

Do you have a question about greening your home? GreenHomeGuide invites you to Ask A Pro. Let our network of experienced green building professionals – architects, designers, contractors, electricians, energy experts, landscapers, tile & stone specialists, and more – help you find the right solution.