Shreveport Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Shreveport 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 mindful 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 contribute to increased allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, uneasiness in your house, and at the worst, strong respiratory and sinus issues. 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 Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and comfort analysis at 318-588-8163 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 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! Consider 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. Thank goodness Service Experts can help! There are several ways for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your home. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners filter or destroy all the pesky airborne contaminants that lead to sneezing. Options range from HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filtration to lights that eliminate viruses and duct cleaning that eliminates built-up debris from over the years. Air Filtration Systems Deciding the right air filtration products help keep toxins and particles from staying in your home’s air. There are a variety of options to pick 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 Balancing the humidity in your home is crucial in maintaining optimal comfort for your Shreveport home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a middle ground you should be aiming for. Take a peak at all of the options we supply and find the ideal one for you and your home. Learn More Duct Cleaning The majority of the air inside your home will traverse your ducts as a part of your heating and cooling system. With the volume of air passing through your ducts, they get dirty with all of contaminants and need to be cleaned in order to maintain the efficiency of your system. Learn More Ventilation Keeping your household ventilated not only maintains fresh air circulating throughout your home, but can help make sure that the air inside your home isn’t sluggish and full of contaminants. Newer homes are sealed more firmly, which means there’s more danger for pollutants to stay in your home’s air. Learn More Your family needs to take steps to increase 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 aggravated by polluted indoor air. Reduce your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air improves how well your heating and cooling system operates. Can you say “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Guard your investment. Enhanced air quality protects heating and air conditioning components from corrosion, microbials, dirt, and debris. Call Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 318-588-8163 to plan your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.