Richmond Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Richmond home Stop the Sneezes! What you might not know about the quality of the air in your home. Take a deep breath. That feels pretty good, right? Or does it? You might be shocked if you were informed of how many toxins you may have just inhaled, including chemical fumes, microbes, mildew, viruses, germs, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these contribute to increased allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, discomfort in your house, and at the worst, strong respiratory and sinus problems. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of American: Nasal allergies have an effect on 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 Eveready Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and comfort analysis at 804-548-4480 or plan your appointment online. We have solutions that can help advance your indoor air quality, help keep your breathing air healthy, and may even help drop the amount of medication you’re taking to battle 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, friends, we shouldn’t take indoor air quality for granted. It’s time to make a change. Fortunately Eveready Service Experts can help! There are many ways for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your home. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners filter or destroy all the pesky airborne toxins that lead to sneezing. Options run from HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filtration to lights that remove viruses and duct cleaning that removes built-up debris from over the years. Air Filtration Systems Choosing 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 essential in providing optimal comfort for your Richmond home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a happy medium you should be aiming for. Take a look at all of the options we offer and find the perfect one for you and your home. Learn More Duct Cleaning The most of the air inside your house will traverse your ducts as a part of your heating and cooling system. With the amount of air traveling through your ducts, they get dirty with many of toxins and need to be cleaned in order to keep the proficiency of your system. Learn More Ventilation Keeping your home ventilated not only maintains fresh air circulating throughout your home, but can help guarantee that the air inside your home isn’t stagnant and full of toxins. Newer houses are sealed more firmly, which means there’s more threat for pollutants to stay in your home’s air. Learn More Your family needs to take steps 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 created or aggravated by polluted indoor air. Lessen your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air improves how effective your heating and cooling system operates. Can you say “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Guard your investment. Enhanced air quality guards heating and air conditioning components from corrosion, microbials, dirt, and debris. Call Eveready Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 804-548-4480 to plan your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.