Kitchener Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Kitchener home Stop the Sneezes! What you might not know about the quality of the air in your house. Take a deep breath. That feels pretty nice, right? Or does it? You might be amazed if you were aware of how many pollutants you may have just inhaled, including chemical fumes, microbes, blight, viruses, microbes, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these play a part in intensified allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, distress in your home, and at the worst, extreme respiratory and sinus problems. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of American: Nasal allergies affect about 50 million people in the United States. Allergies affect 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 Boehmers/Cronin Emery Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and ease analysis at 519-804-1617 or arrange your appointment online. We have answers that can help increase your indoor air quality, help maintain your breathing air healthy, and may even help lower 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! Think about 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 shouldn’t take indoor air quality for granted. It’s time to make a change. Fortunately Boehmers/Cronin Emery Service Experts can help! There are several possibilities for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your house. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners filter or destroy all the irritating airborne toxins that lead to sneezing. Options range from HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filtration to lights that remove viruses and duct cleaning that eliminates built-up debris from over the years. Air Filtration Systems Deciding the correct air filtration products help keep pollutants and particles from staying 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 every couple of weeks. Learn More Humidifiers and Dehumidifiers Settling the humidity in your home is crucial in providing optimal comfort for your Kitchener home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a happy medium you should be directing for. Take a glance at all of the options we supply and find the best one for you and your home. Learn More Duct Cleaning The bulk of the air inside your home will pass through your ducts as a part of your heating and cooling system. With the quantity of air traveling through your ducts, they get dirty with a number of contaminants and need to be cleaned in order to continue the efficiency of your system. Learn More Ventilation Keeping your home ventilated not only keeps fresh air circulating throughout your home, but can help ensure that the air inside your home isn’t sluggish and full of toxins. Newer households are sealed more firmly, which means there’s more threat for pollutants to remain 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 caused or worsened by polluted indoor air. Decrease your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air advances how well your heating and cooling system operates. Can you say “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Protect your investment. Improved air quality guards heating and air conditioning components from corrosion, microbials, dirt, and debris. Call Boehmers/Cronin Emery Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 519-804-1617 to schedule your appointment today.