Elkhart Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Elkhart 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 contaminants you may have just inhaled, including chemical vapors, microbes, blight, viruses, bacteria, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these add to amplified allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, discomfort in your house, and at the worst, strong respiratory and sinus difficulties. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of American: Nasal allergies affect 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 BW/Cook Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and comfort analysis at 574-218-6404 or arrange your appointment online. We have solutions that can help increase your indoor air quality, help maintain your breathing air healthy, and may even help drop 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 cannot take indoor air quality for granted. It’s time to make a change. Luckily BW/Cook Service Experts can help! There are numerous possibilities for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your house. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners purify or eradicate all the pesky airborne pollutants that lead to sneezing. Options range 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 Picking the correct air filtration products help keep contaminants and particles from remaining 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 month. Learn More Humidifiers and Dehumidifiers Balancing the humidity in your home is crucial in keeping the best comfort for your Elkhart home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a middle ground you should be aiming for. Take a glance at all of the options we supply and find the perfect one for you and your home. Learn More Duct Cleaning The most of the air inside your home will move within your ducts as a part of your heating and cooling system. With the amount of air passing through your ducts, they get dirty with many of toxins and need to be cleaned in order to keep the effectiveness of your system. Learn More Ventilation Keeping your household ventilated not only maintains fresh air circulating throughout your home, but can help guarantee that the air inside your home isn’t sluggish and full of contaminants. Newer houses are sealed more firmly, which means there’s more danger for pollutants to linger 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 created or aggravated by polluted indoor air. Lessen your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air increases how efficient your heating and cooling system runs. Can you say “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Protect your investment. Better air quality protects heating and air conditioning components from weathering, microbials, grime, and debris. Call BW/Cook Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 574-218-6404 to schedule your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.