Indoor Air Quality
You have probably never realized how important the air in your home is to you and your family’s health. The EPA has carried out research and found that indoor air may actually be 4 to 5 times more polluted than the air that you breathe outdoors. Indoor air quality is also being compromised since modern homes are being built in an airtight way so as to try and conserve energy.
Indoor Air Quality
The heating and the cooling systems that you have in your home can play an important role in your life. Physical discomfort and your mental health rely heavily on this. The quality of indoor air in your house may cause you to suffer from the pollens in the air. Because of this you may find yourself getting a running nose, asthma, itchy red eyes, sneezing or coughing. This may be because your home is too dry or humid making it full of allergens. You can also get severe reactions depending on how bad your indoor air quality is. These conditions will easily spread to the rest of your family since the air keeps circulating and you are all exposed to the same airborne bacteria and viruses. Some of the ways that you can realize that there may be an issue with your indoor air quality is by judging symptoms like;
- Dryness or irritation in the (nose, skin, eyes and throat)
- Allergies and hypertensive behavior
- Shortness of breath
Airtight homes trap pollutants and make your home less comfortable. You can identify this is you notice issues in your home. Common signs are that you home may be too cold, hot, humid, stale and musty. Sometimes those pollutants make your home smell which is awkward considering you may only be spending a third of your day in the house. This is how people get flus and colds.
Indoor air quality has to be complemented with a great heating and cooling system. This is where our company comes in to provide you with the best products. Scotts Hour Air has your best interest at heart and is involved in ensuring that you do not suffer from sinuses, headaches, fatigue, throat infections, dry skin, irritation of the eyes and nose. We get rid of the dust and dry air in your home by installing indoor air systems in your home that are dependable. Examples of these are;
- HEPA filters
- Ultra-Violent filters
- Air cleaners
- Fresh air intakes
- Central cleaners
- Electronic air cleaners
Over the years, the government, scientists, universities, doctors and concern homeowners have all become sensitized towards indoor air quality. This is one of the reasons why Scotts Hour Air makes sure that it only installs and services some of the best quality heating and cooling brands in the market today. We do not want to expose you to brands that are not reliable. Some of the brands that we specialize in include IQ Air, Trane Clean Effects, Aprilaire, Honeywell among several others. For homeowners, using the best brands makes you confident that you have invested in a quality product. It is important to protect the health and status of you as well as your loved ones.
According to EPA, there is scientific evidence showing how homes have more polluted air than outdoor air. The indoor quality of air is apparently worse in industrial areas where the pollution of air ends up being both indoors and outdoors. Another problem that is very clear is the fact that people spend almost 90% of their time in their homes. Such people who work from home or are there most of the time are most susceptible to indoor air pollution. Sadly, these are mainly the young, elderly; the sick and chronically ill. For patients with cardiovascular or respiratory issues, this is very dangerous.
It is therefore important to make sure that as a homeowner you use a licensed and insured contractor to install your indoor air systems. Scotts Hour Air has the best technicians and services. We also use only the best quality products on our clients. This is one heating and air conditioning company that you can trust. Within no time, your home will be installed with a great indoor quality air system.