Columbia Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Columbia home Stop the Sneezes! What you might not know about the quality of the air in your house. Take a deep breath. That feels pretty nice, right? Or does it? You might be surprised if you were informed of how many toxins you may have just inhaled, including chemical vapors, microbes, mold, viruses, germs, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these play a part in increased allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, uneasiness in your house, and at the worst, extreme respiratory and sinus issues. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of American: Nasal allergies impinge on about 50 million people in the United States. Allergies have an effect on as many as 30% of adults and 40% of children. Allergic disease (including asthma) is the fifth leading chronic disease in the United States. Allergic disease is the third most common chronic disease in children under 18 years of age. But it doesn't have to be that way! Call Midland Air Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and comfort analysis at 803-399-7208 or schedule your appointment online. We have resolutions that can help advance your indoor air quality, help keep your breathing air healthy, and may even help drop the amount of medication you’re taking to battle airborne allergens. Eliminating Indoor Air Pollution is Easy According to the EPA, indoor air can be up to 100 times more polluted than outdoor air. ONE HUNDRED times! Comtemplate the idea that you breathe an estimated 3,000 gallons of air each day. So do your kids. So does your pet. Seriously, you guys, we cannot take indoor air quality for granted. It’s time to make a change. Thank goodness Midland Air Service Experts can help! There are numerous ways for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your house. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners sift through or eradicate all the irritating airborne contaminants that lead to sneezing. Options vary from HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filtration to lights that eradicate viruses and duct cleaning that gets rid of built-up debris from over the years. Air Filtration Systems Choosing the correct air filtration products help keep contaminants and particles from staying in your home’s air. There are a variety of options to select from, including everything from what the hospitals use, HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filtration, to basic filters that you change every month. Learn More Humidifiers and Dehumidifiers Settling the humidity in your home is crucial in keeping the best comfort for your Columbia home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a center you should be directing for. Take a look at all of the options we supply and find the perfect one for you and your home. Learn More Duct Cleaning The bulk of the air inside your house will pass through your ducts as a part of your heating and cooling system. With the volume of air traversing through your ducts, they get dirty with many of contaminants and need to be cleaned in order to continue the efficiency of your system. Learn More Ventilation Keeping your house ventilated not only keeps fresh air circulating throughout your house, but can help make sure that the air inside your home isn’t sluggish and full of toxins. Newer households are sealed more tightly, which means there’s more danger for pollutants to remain in your home’s air. Learn More Your family needs to do something to strengthen the quality of the air you breathe indoors. By taking control, you can do the following: Help you and your family stay healthier. That’s right, you can Stop the Sneezes! According to the American College of Allergists, 50 percent of all illnesses are either caused or aggravated by polluted indoor air. Decrease your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air advances how efficient your heating and cooling system operates. Can you say “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Guard your investment. Improved air quality keeps heating and air conditioning components from corrosion, microbials, dirt, and debris. Call Midland Air Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 803-399-7208 to arrange your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.