Albany Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Albany 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 pollutants you may have just inhaled, including chemical gases, microbes, blight, viruses, microbes, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these add to increased allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, uneasiness in your house, and at the worst, strong 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 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 D.A. Bennett Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and relief analysis at 518-205-3324 or plan your appointment online. We have resolutions that can help increase your indoor air quality, help keep your breathing air healthy, and may even help decrease the quantity 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, people, we can’t take indoor air quality for granted. It’s time to make a change. Fortunately D.A. Bennett Service Experts can help! There are many possibilities for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your house. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners filter or destroy all the bothersome airborne toxins 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 perfect air filtration products help keep toxins and particles from remaining in your home’s air. There are a number of options to choose from, including everything from what the hospitals use, HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filtration, to basic filters that you change every couple of weeks. Learn More Humidifiers and Dehumidifiers Assessing the humidity in your home is crucial in keeping ideal comfort for your Albany home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a center you should be aiming for. Take a glance at all of the options we carry and find the perfect one for you and your home. Learn More Duct Cleaning The most of the air inside your household will pass through your ducts as a part of your heating and cooling system. With the quantity of air passing through your ducts, they get dirty with many of pollutants and need to be cleaned in order to maintain the proficiency of your system. Learn More Ventilation Keeping your house ventilated not only preserves fresh air circulating throughout your household, but can help ensure that the air inside your home isn’t sluggish and full of contaminants. Newer homes are sealed more strongly, which means there’s more danger for pollutants to remain in your home’s air. Learn More Your family needs to take action 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 worsened by polluted indoor air. Decrease 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?” Secure your investment. Enhanced air quality guards heating and air conditioning components from deterioration, microbials, dirt, and debris. Call D.A. Bennett Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 518-205-3324 to schedule your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.