Indoor Air Quality

Salt Lake City Indoor Air Quality

What you need to know about indoor air quality in your Salt Lake City 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 gases, microbes, blight, viruses, germs, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. All of these play a part in increased 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 affect about 50 million people in the United States.
  • Allergies impinge 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 Mountainwest Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning right now for a FREE home air quality and relief analysis at 385-399-0280 or arrange your appointment online. We have answers that can help improve your indoor air quality, help keep your breathing air healthy, and may even help lower the quantity 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! Think about the fact that you breathe an estimated 3,000 gallons of air each day. So do your kids. So does your pet. Seriously, people, we shouldn’t take indoor air quality for granted. It’s time to make a change.

Luckily Mountainwest Service Experts can help! There are numerous possibilities for fighting allergy-inducing pollution in your household. High-efficiency air filtration and air cleaners sift through or eradicate all the irritating airborne contaminants that lead to sneezing. Options run from HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filtration to lights that eradicate viruses and duct cleaning that gets rid of built-up debris from over the years.
 

Air Filtration Systems

Picking the perfect air filtration products help keep contaminants 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.


Humidifiers and Dehumidifiers

Assessing the humidity in your home is crucial in keeping the best comfort for your Salt Lake City home. Too much or too little can be bad, but there is a happy medium you should be striving for. Take a peak at all of the options we supply and find the best one for you and your home.


Duct Cleaning

The majority of the air inside your home will pass through your ducts as a part of your heating and cooling system. With the quantity of air passing through your ducts, they get dirty with all of toxins and need to be cleaned in order to maintain the proficiency of your system.


Ventilation

Keeping your house 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 danger for pollutants to remain in your home’s air.


Your family needs to do something to enhance the quality of the air you breathe indoors. By taking control, you can do the following:

  1. 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 [[caused|created|instigated[77] or worsened by polluted indoor air.
  2. Lessen 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?”
  3. Guard your investment. Improved air quality guards heating and air conditioning components from corrosion, microbials, dirt, and debris.
Call Mountainwest Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 385-399-0280 to schedule your FREE home air quality and comfort analysis.