San Antonio Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your San Antonio 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 contaminants you may have just inhaled, including chemical vapors, microbes, mildew, viruses, germs, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these contribute to amplified allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, uneasiness in your home, and at the worst, intense 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 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 Aramendia Plumbing, Heating & Air right now for a FREE home air quality and comfort analysis at 210-404-4233 or schedule your appointment online. We have answers that can help improve your indoor air quality, help maintain your breathing air healthy, and may even help drop the amount 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 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. Fortunately Aramendia 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 irritating airborne toxins that lead to sneezing. Options vary from HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filtration to lights that remove viruses and duct cleaning that gets rid of built-up debris from over the years. Air Filtration Systems Deciding the correct air filtration products help keep pollutants and particles from staying 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 essential in providing the best comfort for your San Antonio home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a center you should be aiming for. Take a glance 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 home will pass through your ducts as a part of your heating and cooling system. With the volume of air passing through your ducts, they get dirty with many of contaminants and need to be cleaned in order to keep the effectiveness of your system. Learn More Ventilation Keeping your home ventilated not only maintains fresh air circulating throughout your household, but can help guarantee that the air inside your home isn’t stagnant and full of pollutants. Newer households are sealed more strongly, which means there’s more threat 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 worsened by polluted indoor air. Decrease your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air increases how efficient your heating and cooling system operates. Can you say “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Secure your investment. Improved air quality guards heating and air conditioning components from weathering, microbials, filth, and debris. Call Aramendia Plumbing, Heating & Air today at 210-404-4233 to arrange your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.