Cincinnati Indoor Air Quality What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Cincinnati 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 aware of how many contaminants you may have just inhaled, including chemical gases, microbes, blight, viruses, bacteria, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these contribute to amplified allergy symptoms, which could lead to at the least, distress in your house, 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 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 Knochelmann Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and ease analysis at 513-273-5771 or arrange your appointment online. We have answers that can help improve your indoor air quality, help maintain your breathing air healthy, and may even help lower 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! Consider the idea 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 Knochelmann Service Experts can help! There are numerous possibilities for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your household. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners purify or kill all the irritating airborne toxins 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 correct air filtration products help keep toxins and particles from staying 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 crucial in maintaining optimal comfort for your Cincinnati home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a middle ground you should be striving 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 most of the air inside your household will move within your ducts as a part of your heating and cooling system. With the volume of air traveling through your ducts, they get dirty with many of contaminants and need to be cleaned in order to maintain the proficiency of your system. Learn More Ventilation Keeping your household ventilated not only keeps fresh air circulating throughout your household, but can help make sure that the air inside your home isn’t sluggish and full of pollutants. Newer houses are sealed more tightly, which means there’s more risk for pollutants to stay in your home’s air. Learn More Your family needs to do something to enhance 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 created or intensified by polluted indoor air. Reduce your home's energy consumption. How? Cleaner air improves how efficient your heating and cooling system operates. Can you say “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Secure your investment. Enhanced air quality guards heating and air conditioning components from deterioration, microbials, grime, and debris. Call Knochelmann Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 513-273-5771 to plan your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.