Change Your Home One Step at a Time

Change Your Home One Step at a Time

3 Tips For Air Conditioning Maintenance And Home Air Quality Improvement

by Aiden Carroll

According to studies, about 50% of all homes have more than a handful of detectable allergens. These allergens circulate in your home and can taint your breathing air, causing infection and sickness. Because of this possibility, it's up to you to get a handle on your household air so that it serves you. When you follow these three steps, it's easier for you to feel good about the indoor air that you're breathing. Use these tips and contact an HVAC professional that can assist you. 

1. Opt for the newest, most high-tech air conditioning system that you can afford

The effectiveness and newness of your home air conditioning system have a direct correlation with your indoor air quality. It is because of this that you should do all you can to keep up with your AC. There are many high-efficiency HVAC programs you can sign up for to make sure your system is cared for. When you install brand-new air conditioning, you'll have climate control and advanced settings, more effectiveness circulating air in your home, and safeguards in place to prevent air contamination. Solar air conditioning offers you an excellent option to keep your home cool while reducing the amount of energy waste and air pollution in your home. Call in an air conditioning system professional for an energy audit and a consultation on a solar air conditioning system for your house.

2. Promote clean air and thermal efficiency in your house

There are a lot of steps you can take to keep your interior air quality in check. Look after the thermal conditions by making sure your thermostat is sensitive and working properly. The less unnecessary cool air you're blowing, the more thermally efficient your home will be. Take the time to install a dehumidifier so you can keep an eye on your home's air quality. You can spend the $400 or so it costs to install a dehumidifier and reduce the likelihood of mold and bacteria spreading throughout your household. This investment will pay for itself when you have healthier breathing air and no water damage.

3. Keep your airways and ducts cleaned

Cleaning your air ducts is a $300-$1,000 investment in your home's air quality. You'll be able to breathe without hesitation and may also minimize the risk of skin irritation. Be sure that you're also cleaning the air vents, changing air filters, and cleaning your walls so that you're not breathing in dust mites that can irritate the nasal lining. 

Follow these strategies for the utmost in indoor air quality. For more information, contact a company like Nathan's Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. today.


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Change Your Home One Step at a Time

The best way to handle major home renovations is to take them one step at a time. Instead of trying to change your whole home at once, start small. I started with the guest bathroom, then the guest bedroom, then moved on to my kids’ rooms, my bedroom, and the living room. Now I’m working on remodeling the kitchen. I started this blog to help other people who are attempting major home renovations. I’ll show you how to change your whole home by breaking it up into manageable chunks. Wondering which kitchen counters are right for you, or how to add more space to your bedroom? We’ll go over the pros and cons of different materials and discuss DIY renovation projects. Before you know it, you’ll have created your dream home.