Saint Charles Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Saint Charles 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 great, right? Or does it? You might be surprised if you were mindful of how many toxins you may have just inhaled, including chemical fumes, microbes, blight, viruses, bacteria, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these play a part in amplified allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, discomfort in your home, and at the worst, strong respiratory and sinus difficulties. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of American: Nasal allergies impinge 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 Golden Seal Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and ease analysis at 630-246-2698 or schedule your appointment online. We have answers that can help increase your indoor air quality, help preserve your breathing air healthy, and may even help decrease the quantity 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 reality 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. Thank goodness Golden Seal Service Experts can help! There are several ways for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your household. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners sift through or destroy all the irritating airborne pollutants 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 Picking the perfect air filtration products help keep toxins and particles from residing in your home’s air. There are a number of options to select 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 Assessing the humidity in your home is important in providing optimal comfort for your Saint Charles 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 ideal one for you and your home. Learn More Duct Cleaning The majority of the air inside your house 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 a number of pollutants and need to be cleaned in order to keep the proficiency of your system. Learn More Ventilation Keeping your house 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 tightly, which means there’s more risk for pollutants to remain 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 intensified by polluted indoor air. Decrease your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air increases how well your heating and cooling system runs. 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, filth, and debris. Call Golden Seal Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 630-246-2698 to arrange your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.