bacteria

September 13, 2018

Can Your HVAC Fight Back-to-School Germs?

With cold and flu season just around the corner, it’s not too early to explore the idea of fighting germs with HVAC equipment. It is possible and it’s one of the easiest and most effective ways to lower transmission rates of bacterial and viral illnesses in your home. Upgraded filters, humidity control and UV (ultraviolet) lights all help to eliminate the spread of infectious diseases.   Air Filtration Bacteria range in size from .3 to 60 microns and viruses from […]
July 26, 2016

How to Rid Your House of Bacteria and Mold

Bacteria and mold are two substances commonly found in our homes that can cause health concerns when the conditions are right. Here’s some helpful information on how to rid your Peachtree City home of both. Mold 101 These fungi spores float in the air and settle on most surfaces inside your home. You probably won’t even notice the spores unless the right balance of moisture and warmth allow them to start growing. If a roof or plumbing leak allows water […]
July 31, 2014

Is There Moisture in Your Basement? Stop Long-Term Problems

Your basement may have a musky smell and damp air, and this can signify that you could have a major problem. Having moisture in your basement is more than an inconvenience; it can have severe long-term effects on your home. One major problem of having a damp basement is the health problems that it may bring. Respiratory illnesses can be caused by the mold and bacteria that thrive in moist environments. If you or anyone in your home has asthma, it can […]