IAQ – Indoor Air Quality

August 11, 2015

Tips for Improving IAQ Throughout Your Peachtree City Home

If the air quality in your Peachtree City home is poor, it can aggravate the symptoms of allergies, asthma, colds and other respiratory problems, or even cause life-threatening illnesses due to high levels of airborne toxins. By improving indoor air quality throughout your home, you can protect your family’s health and make your home more comfortable. Bedrooms Choose bedding that’s hypoallergenic, including mattress and box spring covers. Wash sheets, pillow covers and blankets weekly in water that’s 130 degrees or […]
August 4, 2015

How to Prevent Excessive Heat Gain in Your Home

When the outdoor temperature rises, your home’s cooling system has to work hard to keep things cool indoors. If you haven’t taken steps to prevent heat gain, your air conditioner must work even harder, and you’ll see the effects of this on your energy bills and your level of home comfort. Read on to learn more about this issue and how to prevent it in your home. What’s Heat Gain? Heat gain refers to the heat your home acquires through infiltration of hot air […]
July 9, 2015

Is Poor Indoor Air Quality a Result of Issues in Your Ductwork?

Like many other homeowners, you probably take the quality of the indoor air you breathe for granted. While your primary focus may be on energy savings and home comfort, you and your family could be suffering form poor indoor air quality as a result of leaky ductwork. But don’t just take our word for it. See for yourself how leaky ductwork could be negatively impacting the health of your household. Common Problems With Leaky Ductwork  Distribution of bad air: Leaks in ducts that […]
July 7, 2015

How to Pick the Right Air Filtration Product for Your Home

If you thought the air inside your home is cleaner than the air outside, you may want to revisit that assumption. The truth is that the average home’s indoor air quality (IAQ) is several times more polluted than city air, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). For many homeowners, it’s essential to choose an effective air filtration product, such as a whole-home air cleaner, to combat pollutants and breathe easier. Your Home’s IAQ To pick the right air cleaner to […]