Hey Utah, Spring Allergies Got You Down?

Improve Your Salt Lake City Indoor Air Quality

Spring allergies got you down? Spring is often a time when allergies kick-up for individuals. For asthma and allergy suffers quality indoor air can provide relief, but poor indoor air quality has been linked to increased cases of asthma. Did you know air pollution is a top five concern for Americans today and has many spending up to 90 percent of their time indoors?

Moreover, energy proofing homes is essentiallytrapping polluted air indoors and continually recirculating it. Pollutant levels indoors can be two to five times higher than outdoor levels. Energy efficient homes are important, but so is breathing clean air. What’s the solution? Actively working on and being intentional about the quality of your indoor air. Best Heating & Cooling is here to help. Try these five tips to improve your indoor air quality this spring, including exploring a quality air cleaner from a trusted HVAC company like Best Heating & Cooling.

5 tips for better indoor air quality:

  1. Check your air filter. Your system’s air filter should be inspected once a month and replaced if dirty. Replacing a dirty HVAC air filter not only improves indoor air quality but also helps your equipment run efficiently.
  2. Take off your shoes. It’s a simple one. By removing your shoes as you enter your home you will keep outside contaminants and allergens from being tracked inside.
  3. Declutter. A clutter-free home reduces places where dust and animal dander can accumulate.
  4. Get rid of moisture. Mold spores love moisture. A whole-house dehumidifier can help.
  5. Add a whole-home air cleaner. They are ideal for homeowners who are sensitive to airborne viruses, bacteria, mold, and other allergens.

If you’d like to learn more ways to improve your indoor air quality, give our team a call at (801) 492-0977 or schedule service online. We are passionate about quality indoor clean air in Utah County and the greater Salt Lake City area.