Covington Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Covington 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 good, right? Or does it? You might be shocked if you were aware of how many pollutants you may have just inhaled, including chemical vapors, microbes, mold, viruses, germs, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these contribute to 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 impinge 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 Knochelmann Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and ease analysis at 859-905-0834 or arrange your appointment online. We have solutions that can help increase your indoor air quality, help preserve your breathing air healthy, and may even help lower 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! Consider the fact that you breathe an estimated 3,000 gallons of air each day. So do your kids. So does your pet. Seriously, friends, we cannot take indoor air quality for granted. It’s time to make a change. Fortunately Knochelmann Service Experts can help! There are several options for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your household. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners purify or destroy all the pesky airborne toxins that lead to sneezing. Options range 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 pollutants and particles from staying in your home’s air. There are a variety of options to pick 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 optimal comfort for your Covington home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a middle ground you should be aiming for. Take a look at all of the options we offer and find the best 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 passing through your ducts, they get dirty with many of toxins and need to be cleaned in order to continue the efficiency of your system. Learn More Ventilation Keeping your house ventilated not only maintains fresh air circulating throughout your house, but can help ensure that the air inside your home isn’t stagnant and full of toxins. Newer households are sealed more firmly, which means there’s more threat for pollutants to remain in your home’s air. Learn More Your family needs to take steps to enhance 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 worsened by polluted indoor air. Lessen your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air increases how effective your heating and cooling system operates. Can you say “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Guard your investment. Improved air quality protects heating and air conditioning components from weathering, microbials, grime, and debris. Call Knochelmann Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 859-905-0834 to arrange your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.