Calgary Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Calgary home Stop the Sneezes! What you might not know about the quality of the air in your household. Take a deep breath. That feels pretty nice, right? Or does it? You might be shocked if you were informed of how many toxins you may have just inhaled, including chemical gases, microbes, mildew, viruses, bacteria, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these contribute to amplified allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, uneasiness in your household, and at the worst, intense respiratory and sinus problems. 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 A1 Chesney Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and ease analysis at 587-315-5271 or schedule your appointment online. We have answers that can help advance your indoor air quality, help keep your breathing air healthy, and may even help drop the volume of medication you’re taking to combat 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 fact that you breathe an estimated 3,000 gallons of air each day. So do your kids. So does your pet. Seriously, you guys, we shouldn’t take indoor air quality for granted. It’s time to make a change. Luckily A1 Chesney Service Experts can help! There are several options for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your home. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners sift through or kill all the bothersome airborne toxins that lead to sneezing. Options vary from HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filtration to lights that eliminate viruses and duct cleaning that removes built-up debris from over the years. Air Filtration Systems Choosing the correct air filtration products help keep toxins and particles from residing in your home’s air. There are many 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 Balancing the humidity in your home is crucial in maintaining the best comfort for your Calgary home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a middle ground you should be directing for. Take a look at all of the options we carry and find the perfect one for you and your home. Learn More Duct Cleaning The majority of the air inside your home will pass through your ducts as a part of your heating and cooling system. With the amount of air traversing through your ducts, they get dirty with many of toxins and need to be cleaned in order to maintain the efficiency of your system. Learn More Ventilation Keeping your house ventilated not only keeps fresh air circulating throughout your household, but can help ensure that the air inside your home isn’t sluggish and full of toxins. 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 do something 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. Lessen your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air increases how efficient your heating and cooling system functions. Can you say “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Guard your investment. Improved air quality guards heating and air conditioning components from deterioration, microbials, dirt, and debris. Call A1 Chesney Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 587-315-5271 to arrange your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.