LaPorte Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your LaPorte home Stop the Sneezes! What you might not know about the quality of the air in your home. Take a deep breath. That feels pretty good, right? Or does it? You might be surprised if you were mindful of how many pollutants you may have just inhaled, including chemical gases, microbes, mildew, viruses, bacteria, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these play a part in intensified allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, discomfort 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 Finch Air Conditioning & Heating Inc right now for a FREE home air quality and relief analysis at 281-476-4777 or arrange your appointment online. We have resolutions that can help increase your indoor air quality, help preserve 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, friends, we can’t take indoor air quality for granted. It’s time to make a change. Fortunately Finch Air Conditioning can help! There are several ways for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your house. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners purify or destroy all the irritating airborne pollutants that lead to sneezing. Options vary from HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filtration to lights that eradicate viruses and duct cleaning that removes built-up debris from over the years. Air Filtration Systems Picking the correct air filtration products help keep toxins and particles from remaining in your home’s air. There are a variety of options to choose from, including everything from what the hospitals use, HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filtration, to basic filters that you change monthly. Learn More Humidifiers and Dehumidifiers Settling the humidity in your home is crucial in keeping ideal comfort for your LaPorte home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a center you should be aiming for. Take a peak at all of the options we supply and find the best one for you and your home. Learn More Duct Cleaning The majority of the air inside your house will move within your ducts as a part of your heating and cooling system. With the amount of air traversing through your ducts, they get dirty with a number 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 keeps fresh air circulating throughout your house, but can help make sure that the air inside your home isn’t stagnant and full of contaminants. Newer houses are sealed more tightly, which means there’s more risk for pollutants to stay 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 instigated or intensified by polluted indoor air. Reduce your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air improves how efficient your heating and cooling system functions. Can you say “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Guard your investment. Better air quality keeps heating and air conditioning components from weathering, microbials, dirt, and debris. Call Finch Air Conditioning & Heating Inc today at 281-476-4777 to arrange your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.