Charleston Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Charleston home Stop the Sneezes! What you might not know about the quality of the air in your household. Take a deep breath. That feels pretty good, 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, mold, viruses, bacteria, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these add to intensified allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, uneasiness in your house, and at the worst, strong respiratory and sinus problems. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of American: Nasal allergies impinge on 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 Pardee Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and comfort analysis at 843-410-6103 or plan your appointment online. We have answers 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 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 idea that you breathe an estimated 3,000 gallons of air each day. So do your kids. So does your pet. Seriously, friends, we can’t take indoor air quality for granted. It’s time to make a change. Thank goodness Pardee Service Experts can help! There are many options for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your house. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners purify or kill all the pesky airborne toxins 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 right air filtration products help keep contaminants and particles from staying in your home’s air. There are a number 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 month. Learn More Humidifiers and Dehumidifiers Assessing the humidity in your home is important in keeping optimal comfort for your Charleston home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a middle ground you should be striving for. Take a peak at all of the options we supply and find the best one for you and your home. Learn More Duct Cleaning The most of the air inside your home will traverse your ducts as a part of your heating and cooling system. With the quantity of air traversing through your ducts, they get dirty with a number of pollutants 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 dormant and full of toxins. Newer houses are sealed more firmly, which means there’s more risk for pollutants to stay in your home’s air. Learn More Your family needs to take action to strengthen 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|created|instigated or worsened by polluted indoor air. Lessen your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air increases how efficient your heating and cooling system functions. Can you say “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Protect your investment. Better air quality keeps heating and air conditioning components from deterioration, microbials, filth, and debris. Call Pardee Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 843-410-6103 to arrange your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.