Your Indoor Air Quality
Why is indoor air quality important?
People spend 90% of their time indoors and indoor air can be 2 to 5 times more polluted than outdoor air. 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.
Symptoms depend on the particular contaminant and are sometimes mistaken for allergies, stress, colds or the flu.
Some of the symptoms of poor indoor air quality are:
Poor indoor air quality can contribute to the development of or exasperate these problems:
Indoor air quality is affected by anything that releases gas or particles. The most common causes of poor indoor air quality are:
What can you do to improve the air quality in your home?
If you have any questions about the air quality in your home and how to improve it please contact us today or request service online.
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