Gaithersburg Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Gaithersburg 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 amazed if you were aware of how many toxins you may have just inhaled, including chemical vapors, microbes, mildew, viruses, microbes, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these add to intensified allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, uneasiness in your home, and at the worst, extreme 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 Parker Pearce Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and ease analysis at 301-476-4577 or arrange your appointment online. We have resolutions that can help advance your indoor air quality, help preserve your breathing air healthy, and may even help decrease 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, you guys, we shouldn’t take indoor air quality for granted. It’s time to make a change. Fortunately Parker Pearce Service Experts can help! There are numerous possibilities for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your home. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners purify or eradicate all the bothersome airborne toxins that lead to sneezing. Options vary 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 Choosing the perfect air filtration products help keep pollutants 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 Settling the humidity in your home is important in keeping ideal comfort for your Gaithersburg home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a happy medium you should be directing for. Take a glance at all of the options we carry and find the ideal one for you and your home. Learn More Duct Cleaning The bulk of the air inside your household will pass through your ducts as a part of your heating and cooling system. With the quantity of air traveling through your ducts, they get dirty with a number of contaminants and need to be cleaned in order to keep the efficiency of your system. Learn More Ventilation Keeping your house ventilated not only preserves fresh air circulating throughout your household, but can help make sure that the air inside your home isn’t stagnant and full of pollutants. 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 steps 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 instigated or worsened by polluted indoor air. Lessen your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air advances how efficient your heating and cooling system functions. Can you say “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Guard your investment. Improved air quality protects heating and air conditioning components from corrosion, microbials, grime, and debris. Call Parker Pearce Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 301-476-4577 to schedule your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.