IAQ – Indoor Air Quality

January 29, 2013

UV Lights Paired With Your HVAC System Can Boost Your Indoor Air Quality

Ultraviolet (UV) lights can boost the quality of your indoor air by destroying bacteria, mildew and mold spores. As part of a quality HVAC filtration system, UV lights improve indoor air quality and your family’s quality of life. UV lights can be added to an existing HVAC filtration system or as part of a new HVAC unit. The Environmental Protection Agency named indoor air quality one of five top environmental health risks. Adding a UV filtration system can reduce that […]
January 3, 2013

3 Steps To Improving Indoor Air Quality This Winter

As winter rolls around, you’re likely thinking about the holidays, and trimming a tree and hanging your stockings with care. However, what you might not be thinking about is your home’s indoor air quality. Did you know that research shows that the air inside our homes and offices is often more polluted than the outside air? Poor indoor air quality increases the risk and symptoms of allergies, asthma, and other airborne-related illnesses for you and your loved ones. However, you can […]
September 6, 2012

5 Air Filter Efficiency Factors To Help You Choose A Better Filter

When it comes to indoor air quality, and especially the presence of allergy-causing or disease-carrying particles in the air, your first and best line of defense is a good HVAC air filter. Not all air filters are equal, though; there can be vast differences in air filter efficiency between different models. To determine which filter will do the best air-cleaning job for your Georgia home, there are five air filter efficiency factors to consider: Efficiency. The overall air filter efficiency rating […]
April 17, 2012

3 Tips For Improving Indoor Air Quality In Homes With Allergy Sufferers

If you suffer from allergies, you probably have to take care when you go outside to avoid an attack. Some people with severe symptoms even wear a mask when necessary. You might assume that when you are at home you are at much less risk of an allergy attack. However, if you have a poorly maintained HVAC system, you can often suffer just as badly in your own living room. Fortunately, there are three simple methods for improving indoor air quality […]