Indoor Air Quality Articles

The Basics of Winter Indoor Air Quality

February 11, 2020
Woman opening the windows at home and enjoying some fresh air. The basics of winter indoor air quality.

In the winter, being snug as a bug in a rug in your home can be cozy, but it can also play havoc with your indoor air quality (IAQ) here in North Carolina, creating some significant health problems. At Four Seasons Heating & Cooling, we recommend taking precautions to avoid the common issues associated with…

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Your Indoor Air Quality

September 25, 2018
A man and wife cutting a squash on a cutting board.

The EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) has indoor air quality ranked as one of the top 5 environmental dangers. It is linked to severe asthma and allergy development in children and to heart problems and lung cancer in children and adults.

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Are Air Cleaners and Air Purifiers the Same?

June 29, 2018
A very clean, white living room with an ocean view

When trying to improve the indoor air quality in your home, you may consider installing an air cleaner or air purifier. These devices filter unwanted contaminants out of your home’s air—allowing you to breathe easier and healthier air. So what’s the difference?

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Fall Indoor Air Quality

October 25, 2017
opened plastic vinyl window on green trees background, fall indoor air quality in Beaufort, NC.

With fall now upon us in Beaufort, NC, cooler temperatures are coming. This transition from one season to another most definitely affects your home’s indoor air quality (IAQ)

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Humidifiers in the Fall

September 7, 2017
Fall humidifiers and books about why you need them in Beaufort, NC.

Why might a humidifier be necessary for the fall weather her in Beaufort, NC? Keep reading to learn what a humidifiers benefits are, and why you might want to consider having one.

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Managing Humidity

June 19, 2017
Two boys playing in a sprinkler to manage humidity in Beaufort, NC.

Humidity is a major player in home comfort, and your air conditioner and dehumidifier can play large parts in helping you manage the level of humidity in your home.

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