It’s vital that the air we breathe within our own homes be as clean as possible. Reducing the amount of dust in the air can mean significantly improving indoor air quality. Let’s look at seven ways to cut down on dust in your home.
An air filtration system provides an effective first level of cleaning for your home’s indoor air. In combination with a high-efficiency filter, an air purifier removes many of the more common airborne particles and contaminants, including dust, mold, pollen and animal dander. Filters will also remove some microorganisms such as bacteria and viruses, but their […]
The quality of the air inside your home can have a profound effect on your overall health and well-being. Removing airborne contaminants from your home can:
Winter is on its way, bringing snow and cold to Southwest Ohio. No one wants to be caught in a blizzard with a crippled furnace, so now’s a good time to make sure your furnace is ready for the challenge by inspecting the air filter and changing it if necessary.
As homes in the Dayton area become more tightly sealed to stop expensive air from leaking out, our indoor air isn’t cycling as often. While this is great for energy savings, it means indoor pollutants aren’t circulated safely away, and can build up to dangerous concentrations. Fortunately, air filtration systems provide an efficient method of keeping […]
According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), indoor air is often significantly more polluted than outdoor air. In fact, the levels of pollution are often so high that the EPA has listed indoor air pollution among the top five biggest environmental risks to public health. With that in mind, residents of the Dayton area […]
Indoor air quality refers to the amount of fresh air circulation and quantities of pollutants present in the air inside a building. Many residents are not aware that the air inside their homes is often many times more polluted than exterior air, due to concentrated levels of pollutants that are not sufficiently flushed from the air. The ability of an HVAC system to […]
Your home’s ventilation is directly connected to your indoor air quality. Air circulation helps bring fresh air into your home while removing indoor air pollution. As part of your HVAC system, your vents and duct work also help bring conditioned air to all the areas of your home. Not all ventilation systems are ideal for […]
Like anyone else, homeowners living in the Dayton area want an air conditioning system they can count on when the hot days of summer arrive. The unexpected often happens at the worst possible time. So what can go wrong with your cooling system, and how can you increase the odds that your equipment will run […]
Bad odors in your home are not only annoying to live with, but also represent a threat to your health. Bad odors often come from sources that lower the air quality in your home. Poor air quality can lead to serious health problems for you and your family members. In fact, the federal EPA states […]