Press Kit

Press kit

Andrew Pace appearances, media, articles, and blogs as your Healthy Home Concierge.

Healthy building expert Andrew Pace uses his 30+ years experience to dedicate to the discussion and education of home health and human wellness. With over 30,000 satisfied clients all over the world, Andrew has a keen awareness of the issues relating to chemical sensitivity, green building, mold remediation and toxicity reduction. As a healthy home consultant, Andrew continues to be sought after to assist on projects all over the world, but his true passion is to educate as many folks as possible. Andrew’s company GDC/Building For Health, continues to be the global leader of healthy home supply and education.


We Truly Needed an Expert

“Healthy Home Concierge Andy Pace from The Green Design Center was instrumental in helping us create a non-toxic kitchen as our original plans were derailed. We truly needed an experienced green building expert to help us correct the course that would impact our health. “

Laura- Laura's Natural Life / Andrew Pace, Healthy Home Concierge

We Could Not Have Done it Without You

“Thank you for helping us through this process, we could not have done it without you.”

Patricia T. MD / Andrew Pace, Healthy Home Concierge

Healthy Home Concierge Weighs In

“As Healthy Home Concierge, who deeply researches products, I can say— Andy Pace has done his homework. And having worked with many clients with MCS, allergies, asthma— I can see he’s a true expert, the real deal. He’s right— try the best solutions available now, vs letting perfection paralyze you.”

Rerye / Andrew Pace, Healthy Home Concierge

The Healthier Tech Podcast: Andrew Pace Wants You To Optimize Your Home for Human Occupancy

In this episode, Andrew Pace explains how there is no difference between building a quality home and building a healthy home. With over 30 years of experience, he is a passionate advocate for healthy building design and environmental wellness. But even though he is in high demand for global projects as a healthy home consultant, his true passion lies in educating and empowering people.


WellnessRe January 2024: Bridging the Gap Between Health & Home

Exposing the silent threats lurking in your home. From the World’s Leading Expert in Healthy Building Materials, Andrew Pace Joins Board of Change the Air Foundation

Revitalize Your Home and Claim Your Health with Andrew Pace | The Power of Your Voice with Mike Murphy

In this captivating episode of The Power Of Your Voice Podcast, we expose the shocking truth about the toxic materials lurking in our homes, silently wreaking havoc on our health. Join us as we embark on a transformative journey with Andrew Pace, the eminent Healthy Home Concierge and visionary Founder of The Green Design Center.

Boost Your Immunity by Making These Easy Tweaks to Your Home By Marnie Kunz

If you’re feeling sniffly during cold and flu season, it might be worth taking a look around your house—there are ways you can improve it so you’re less likely to fall victim to a virus. A healthy, clean environment is one way to help combat sickness, after all. We asked home health experts to share easy steps you can take to safeguard your home from germs while boosting your immunity, so whether you sense illness coming on, or you just want to prevent it, these strategies will make your living space a whole lot healthier.

Building Your Home to Chemical Free: The Dangers of Formaldehyde 

How do we navigate VOC labels on paint? Do kitchen cabinets off-gas chemicals? What about EMF frequencies from our appliances? Are green labels about human health, or just environmental marketing ploys? Green Design Expert Andy Pace of The Green Design Center joins Faithful Freedom with Teryn Gregson, presented by We The Patriots USA to give us grace from making your home 100% toxin-free. He shares baby steps and educates us on how we can slowly make our homes clean-living, safe havens for our families.

Creating Healthy Non Toxic Homes Part 2

Andy Pace works with homeowners, builders, and architects across the globe to create safe and healthy living environments for residents. He joins me today for the second part of our series on making homes non-toxic and healthier. We talk about VOCs, basements, and working with contractors. If you have not done so already, I suggest you go back and listen to Part 1 first, where we spoke about what makes a home healthy, safe, and non-toxic and how to reduce mold and off-gassing within your home.

Creating Healthy Non Toxic Homes Part 1

Andy Pace works with homeowners, builders, and architects around the globe to create healthy and safe living environments for residents. He joins me today for the first part of a two-part series to explain why that is so important and offer advice and tips. He clarifies what makes a home healthy, safe, and non-toxic, what to prioritize when making your home healthier and how to reduce mold and off gassing inside your home. 

How to Improve Indoor Air Quality: 10 Tips to Try by Marnie Kunz, CPT


This guide walks you through 10 steps to improve your indoor air and offers expert tips. Cleaner indoor air can help prevent and lessen health problems and boost your quality of life. We often live in unhealthy environments and do not realize it until we experience health problems like headaches or breathing issues. Improving your indoor air quality cuts down on triggers for conditions like asthma and allergies and can help you live better. 

Revitalize and Renew
A Bathroom Makeover with Health in Mind by Andrew Pace

There is a misconception that healthy building materials are basic and boring. Home owners associate clean and healthy with stark and cold when in fact creating a human-healthy space can absolutely be luxurious with a wow design factor! As a healthy home concierge and founder of the oldest healthy home supply company in the country, the Green Design Center, I have had the privilege of helping many customers with chemical sensitivities create the perfect healthy space customized to fit their individual needs while also achieving a beautiful aesthetic.

The Natural Nurse & Dr Z

Andy Pace is a Healthy Home Concierge with over 30 years of experience in the healthy home building materials industry. He is the founder of the Green Design Center and host of the Non-Toxic Environments Podcast. He is an expert at creating healthy homes that are non toxic and free of off gassing. He has a strong focus on mold prevention and remediation and works with contractors and home builders around the world to create healthy breathing within the home through proper HVAC systems , humidifiers and other modes of healthy ventilation.

A Local Affair

In this episode Kent talks with Andy Pace, expert in green building materials and non-toxic construction and creates healthy living environments.


The Best New Eco-Chic Products for the Powder Room: With a growing coterie of brands using healthy materials and sustainable practices, these eco-chic products for the powder room help create a better quality of life.

Global Supply Chain Marketing Summit

SCB Marketing Summit: Supply Chain Execs, Editors Share Tips on Marketing and PR: Guidance was offered to marketing and public relations professionals featuring a range of executives with decision-making power when it comes to buying logistics and technology services, including ACE Hardware, Walmart, Cardinal Health, Amazon Web Services, GDC Building for Health, and RG Barry.

Wellness RE Pro

Counter Productive: Which Countertop is Healthiest for our Home? Creating a healthy home requires approaching every decision factoring not only the initial health impact due to chemical off-gassing but also the long term effects of the entire life cycle. 

Breathe Easy In this Healthy Home

Our team at JFK Design Build worked with Green Design Center to ensure the home not only looked great but incorporated as many healthy materials throughout the home as possible. The most notable room in the home to highlight is the kitchen. Health-conscious materials used here are quartz countertops, which don’t off-gas, and custom cabinets made from low-emitting woods with toxin-free finishes.

Practical Nontoxic Living Podcast with Sophia Ruan Gushee

Foundations of a Healthy Home Environment with Andy Pace: If you’re going to redesign a space, renovate, or build a home and if you’d like to choose safer building materials for a healthier indoor environment, then you’ll really appreciate this episode’s guest, Andrew Pace. Sophia and Andrew have a great conversation about what will help you identify healthier building materials for your next space redesign, renovation, or if you’re building a home.


Human Health vs Environmental Health with Andy Pace: When I first learned about what we call, “green homes,” the aspect I was most interested in was the “health” factor of what a green home is to provide.  As I learned more about what makes a home green, I soon discovered that the definition of “green home” can be rather complex and can be elusive.  Soon I realized a “green home” is not necessarily a “healthy home” for certain people.

Healthy Indoors: Healthy Home Concierge

Healthy Countertops for Everyday Use by Andrew Pace: Creating a healthy home requires approaching every decision factoring not only the initial health impact due to chemical off gassing, but also the long-term effects from the entire life cycle.

The LevelHeads with Micheal Conneely, Greenside Design Build

Join the Levelheads this week as they talk with their guest, healthy home expert, Andrew Pace! Andrew shares about his business, The Green Design Center, and how he operates as a healthy home consultant for his clients!

Holistic with Heidi

Building A Healthy Home & Practical Advice For Non-Toxic Living: In this episode of the LIFELONG Podcast, Andrew Pace, a worldwide expert on green and healthy building products, shares his holistic approach to creating healthier and sustainable homes.

Wellness RE Pro

Building for Health: Prior to the pandemic, we spent an average of 80-90% of each day inside. That percentage only went up in the last couple of years. The silver lining in that cloud is that it gave us a new perspective about how we live within our homes. It forced us to give extra thought about the materials we use to remodel or build.

Greenwashing and Health in the Homebuilding Industry

Greenwashing and Health in the Homebuilding Industry: Andy Pace is a Healthy Home Concierge and Founder of The Green Design Center, a leading resource for homeowners and contractors looking to source products that are healthy and green and receive expert consulting advice on designing and building healthy homes.

Mold Talks Podcast with Michael Rubino

Mold Talks Heroes #51 – Bridging the Gap Between Health and Home: Today’s Mold Talks guest is Andy Pace, author, founder, advocate, and health expert. During this episode, Andy shares his wealth of knowledge after spending decades in the home health industry. From construction practices to common errors, he touches on a wide range of topics that can be used to create a safer and healthier indoor environment.

Make it Better with George Siegal

Why Our Homes Are Making Us Sick: Homesick has a new meaning. There are a lot of things inside your home that could be making you ill. Andrew Pace explains how you don’t have to just live with it, there are things you can do to have an environmentally healthy house, and it costs much less than you might think.

Blooming – A Healthy Home by Design By Sheila Alston

Wellness includes so much more than diet and exercise. Now more than ever health conscious families realize that the home environment plays an integral part to our overall well-being. This podcast is dedicated to uncovering all the elements that lead to a healthy home.

This or Something Better

Building a Healthy Home with Andrew Pace: When we hear the word environment, we often think of the natural resources around us; water, soil, and air. After today’s episode you might agree that the most important part of our environment is not the outdoors but indoors in the home we live in.

Branch Basics

Non-Toxic Home Building with Green Design Center Founder Andy Pace: Andy Pace is a renowned expert in non-toxic and healthy building materials and has worked closely with Marilee over the years.  He founded Green Building Design in 1992 and has contributed to starting many similar businesses throughout his career. Allison and Andy discuss the importance of using healthy building materials, the difference between health and “green” building materials, and where to start.

Healthy House on the Block

Green Building Materials Advice with Andy Pace from the Green Design Center: When I stumbled upon The Green Design Center and The Non Toxic Environments Podcast, I knew I had struck gold in the healthy home world.  Andy Pace, the creator of both, I found out recently, is filled to the brim with knowledge to share on creating a truly healthy environment.

Redfin Blog

Expert Tips to Help You Achieve a Zero Waste Home: The transition to zero waste starts with the products we use to maintain our homes. Instead of purchasing multiple ready-to-use cleaning materials for the bathroom, kitchen, laundry, etc., consider all-purpose cleaners… No chemical residuals, no fake fragrances. – Andrew Pace, Founder of The Green Design Center

Maison Pur: A Natural Living Podcast

Creating A Healthy Home With Andrew Pace. Ever feel overwhelmed trying to find the best non-toxic paint? Or maybe you want to remodel using non-toxic materials but you’re not even sure where to start? Andrew Pace, the Healthy Home Concierge, is here to help!

Architectural Digest

10 Easy DIYs to Boost Sustainability at Home, on your way to an eco-friendly abode. Do you swoon for scented home air fresheners? Time to nix the habit. “Synthetic chemicals are designed to mask smells, not actually remove them. After a period of time, they lose their scent, but the chemicals remain in the home,” says Andrew Pace, founder of The Green Design Center in Waukesha, Wisconsin.

The Powder Coater Podcast

Episode 45: Fishing New Customer Streams to Bring Home the Greens. Today we speak with Andrew Pace, a green coatings specialist that helps everyday people find sustainable solutions for healthier environments in their homes, & businesses.

TMJ4: The Morning Blend

Go Green In Your Home with The Green Design Center – Building for Health. Building Biology of a home is trending and the main features are kill switches, flooring, air, paint and internet. Meet Healthy Home Concierge Andrew Pace.

Real Homes

7 sleep experts share their must-have products that encourage better sleep. Shop these sleep expert approved recommendations and tips for improving your overall sleep hygiene.

Men’s Health- February 2022

The Quiet House by Mark Bender: There’s getting sick, and there’s what this guy had: a decades-long struggle with a mysterious illness that short-circuited his nervous system and ransacked his body, testing his patience, his marriage, and his resolve. Then he built the house that just might save his life.

The Green Living Guy, Seth Leitman

Green Living Guy Interview with Andy Pace from Green Design Center: Andy Pace started The Green Design Center. It was created in response to the growing demand from homeowners and contractors for home building and home improvement products that are green and healthy.

Wellness Mama

Episode 175: Andrew Pace on Creating Non-Toxic Homes Through Green Design Center: Do we need to consider whether or not the materials we put in our homes are toxic? Today’s guest Andrew Pace says yes! As a building materials expert he’s seen the problems in the industry and the effects of these supposedly “safe” materials firsthand.

Doing it Different with Carly Johnson

How to Build a Non Toxic Home with Green Building Expert Andy Pace: Andy Pace is a nationally recognized expert in green and nontoxic home building. He is truly a wealth of knowledge when it comes to choosing building materials that are safe for you and your family to live in many years down the road. I had the opportunity to work with Andy when I was building my own home and I’m excited for you to get a taste of some of the eye-opening information I have learned from him.

The Grateful RedHead Podcast

A paralegal turned hippie soap maker, ends up founding an eco-conscious business called Waste Free Products, dedicated to reducing single-use plastic from the planet by making 100% plastic-free, zero-waste household & body care products without the harsh chemicals.

Laura’s Natural Life

My Non Toxic Kitchen Remodel + Tips & Mistakes I Made (So You Can Avoid Making Them!) We remodeled our kitchen this spring and summer – countertops and backsplash. This may not seem like a huge overhaul, but for a chemically sensitive person little remodels are a big deal. It took me many years to even consider the possibility of a small remodel for health reasons.

Quintessential Barrington

Healthy Homes Make a Measurable Difference: Leeann and Rich Chang share the benefits of their healthy home. Consultation project with Andrew Pace of The Green Design Center.

Learn True Health

Human Health vs. Environmental Health: What You Need To Know About Achieving a Non-Toxic Home and Work Environment to Prevent Disease, Clean Air and Water, The Green Design Center, Andrew Pace

Pro Remodeler

Healthy Home Sanctuary: How to create a dedicated healthy space in the home by Andrew Pace

Decoding Superhuman

Constructing the Healthy Home with Andrew Pace: Andrew Pace is an expert in constructing the healthy home. Andy reveals the toxins hidden inside the average home, how to remove them, and simple home upgrades which will lead you to high performance.

Happified with Susan Vine

The Power of Healthy Building: Andrew Pace was born to build. His family has been in the construction material supply business since the 1930’s. After his personal experience with the toxicity of “safe” products, he committed his career to helping people have access to healthier products for safer homes.

I.E.P. Radio

Green Design Center with with Andrew Pace- Chemical Sensitivity Considerations: Are you chemically-sensitive? In this episode we discuss: general exposure concerns to chemicals & sources, understanding what you can really tell (or can’t!) by reading Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)/Safety Data Sheets (SDS), concerns of chemical reactions with one “product” applied on another, Formaldehyde Release Attenuation Test (FRAT) testing & more!

Around the House with Eric G & Caroline B

Healthy Building with Andrew Pace plus we talk a little Scotch and Whiskey: If you are remodeling or building we don’t want to pick the wrong products that might give us issues later. We talk with Andrew Pace, a nationally recognized expert on green and healthy building products. As founder of the oldest healthy building supply company in the United States, Andrew has become one of the single most helpful and educational experts dealing with the day-to-day concerns of those individuals who suffer from allergies, asthma and chemical sensitivities.