Waldorf Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Waldorf 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 nice, right? Or does it? You might be amazed if you were mindful of how many toxins you may have just inhaled, including chemical vapors, microbes, mold, viruses, germs, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these contribute to intensified allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, discomfort in your house, and at the worst, strong respiratory and sinus issues. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of American: Nasal allergies have an effect 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 A-PLUS Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and comfort analysis at 301-747-3140 or arrange your appointment online. We have solutions that can help advance your indoor air quality, help maintain your breathing air healthy, and may even help decrease the volume of medication you’re taking to fight 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 A-PLUS Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning can help! There are several ways for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your house. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners sift through or destroy all the pesky airborne contaminants that lead to sneezing. Options range from HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filtration to lights that eradicate viruses and duct cleaning that eliminates built-up debris from over the years. Air Filtration Systems Deciding the right air filtration products help keep pollutants 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 monthly. Learn More Humidifiers and Dehumidifiers Assessing the humidity in your home is essential in providing optimal comfort for your Waldorf 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 offer and find the best one for you and your home. Learn More Duct Cleaning The majority of the air inside your house will pass through your ducts as a part of your heating and cooling system. With the amount of air traversing through your ducts, they get dirty with all of contaminants and need to be cleaned in order to continue the effectiveness of your system. Learn More Ventilation Keeping your household ventilated not only keeps fresh air circulating throughout your home, but can help ensure that the air inside your home isn’t dormant and full of pollutants. Newer houses are sealed more firmly, which means there’s more risk for pollutants to linger in your home’s air. Learn More Your family needs to do something 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 instigated or intensified by polluted indoor air. Reduce your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air advances 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 guards heating and air conditioning components from corrosion, microbials, grime, and debris. Call A-PLUS Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 301-747-3140 to arrange your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.