Posts Tagged ‘indoor air quality’
How to Keep Your Family Healthy Indoors During the Winter MonthsBlog Tips & Resources indoor air quality Two important home improvements you can make this year can keep your family healthy indoors during the cold and dry winter months. Individually, each solves an indoor air quality problem, and together they are a complete solution for your home. Whole Home Humidifiers In winter, the air tends [...]
How Do Whole Home Air Cleaners Work?Blog Tips & Resources indoor air quality Our homes are more energy efficient than ever, tightly sealed against the elements so that our heated and cooled air doesn’t escape through cracks and leaks. As a result, paying attention to indoor air quality is more important than ever. Heating and cooling systems typically recirculate air and [...]
Is the Indoor Air You Breathe Healthy?Blog Tips & Resources indoor air quality Your home should be your sanctuary, but did you know that the air inside your home (and other indoor spaces) could be 2 to 5 times more polluted than the air outside? In some cases, it may be much worse. The Problem: Chemicals, mold, particulates and poor ventilation [...]
Keeping Your Indoor Air Quality in Check With Air Conditioner Repair
If your indoor air quality is poor, and contaminated with pollutants, some of the people living in your home might suffer the consequences. While poor indoor air quality indoor air may not affect everyone living in the home, anyone with a sensitive respiratory system or other health issues might not breath as well as they […]
New Technology Improves the Air Quality in Your Home
It’s that time of year when stagnant air permeates indoor environments and pollutants are more prevalent. Today’s better designed and built homes can trap unwanted particles like mold spores, odors and organic compounds where they are circulating by your heating system. As a result, the EPA estimates that the air you breathe in your homes can be up to three times more polluted than outdoor air.
Changing an Air Filter: Some Basic Tips About Yours
When it comes to proper HVAC maintenance, changing an air filter is one of the most important things you can do to lengthen system life. This simple routine will not only boost your system’s efficiency but it will also help you save money on utility bills. There are several essential steps to follow when changing the AC filter.
How Your Whole-House Humidifier Fights Flu in Your Denver Home
Cold temperatures can make the transmission of the flu virus more likely in homes without a whole-house humidifier. Investigations performed by virologists show that dry conditions with cold air pull moisture out of flu droplets which are released by coughing and sneezing. Additionally, the body’s immune system isn’t as active during the winter. This, combined with […]
Put CO Detectors on Your Fall Maintenance Checklist to Ensure Your Home’s Protected
In the colder months, it’s no doubt you and your family will be spending more time inside. Windows will be shut and secured, and doors will remain closed between uses. For these reasons, fall is a great time to check CO detectors throughout the home to make sure they’re operating properly to protect your family.
Seal Home Air Leaks as Summer Wanes and Fall Takes Hold
The cooler autumn season is a great time to check and seal any possible air leaks in your home that contribute to increased cooling and heating costs.
Attic Ventilation Makes for a Healthy Home Any Time of Year
Believe it or not, adequate attic ventilation can make a serious impact on home comfort. There are several aspects to consider when it comes to understanding how ventilation in the upper story of your home matters throughout the year.