Grand Island Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Grand Island 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 great, right? Or does it? You might be amazed if you were aware of how many toxins you may have just inhaled, including chemical fumes, microbes, mildew, viruses, germs, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these play a part in increased allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, distress in your home, and at the worst, extreme 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 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 McElroy Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and ease analysis at 308-210-4398 or schedule your appointment online. We have resolutions that can help increase your indoor air quality, help maintain your breathing air healthy, and may even help decrease the quantity 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! Comtemplate the fact 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 McElroy Service Experts can help! There are several options for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your house. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners purify or destroy all the irritating airborne contaminants that lead to sneezing. Options vary from HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filtration to lights that remove viruses and duct cleaning that eliminates built-up debris from over the years. Air Filtration Systems Picking the perfect air filtration products help keep contaminants and particles from remaining in your home’s air. There are many 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 Assessing the humidity in your home is important in providing the best comfort for your Grand Island home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a happy medium you should be striving for. Take a look 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 passing through your ducts, they get dirty with a number of toxins and need to be cleaned in order to continue the effectiveness of your system. Learn More Ventilation Keeping your home ventilated not only keeps fresh air circulating throughout your home, but can help make sure that the air inside your home isn’t dormant and full of toxins. Newer homes are sealed more strongly, which means there’s more danger for pollutants to remain in your home’s air. Learn More Your family needs to do something to increase 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. Decrease your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air improves how effective your heating and cooling system functions. Can you say “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Secure your investment. Improved air quality keeps heating and air conditioning components from deterioration, microbials, grime, and debris. Call McElroy Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 308-210-4398 to plan your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.