Breathe Easier: Indoor Air Quality Solutions for Flu Season

February 14, 2024

Even with mask-wearing practices and increased intake of immune-boosting Vitamin C, sometimes, there’s more to the story surrounding how to catch the dreaded seasonal flu. Unfortunately, there are times when the air in your home is the culprit. If you’d like to work on improving your indoor air and keep viral bacteria at bay, consider some of the following tips. 1. Control Humidity As the temperature drops during the colder months, the cold and flu season takes its toll on the masses throughout Erie County and western New York. The lack of humidity in the air, coupled with the drying...

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Determining if You Need an Indoor Air Quality Test on Your Home

March 10, 2023

Having healthy air quality in your home is essential for maintaining the health and safety of your family. If you are concerned about the air quality in your home, an air quality test can measure levels of contaminants in the air. Knowledge is power, and an air quality test can be a powerful tool for determining the type of contaminants present in your home. By understanding a few key basics about air quality and indoor air quality testing, you can make an informed decision about whether an air quality test is the right choice for your needs. Indoor Air Quality...

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5 Issues Caused By Dirty Ductwork

July 15, 2022

Air ducts in good condition help keep your home cool and warm throughout the year. Clean air ducts are important because they help protect you from high expenses as your bills are likely to increase. If your home experiences abnormally high or cold temperatures, it’s high time to consider ductwork cleaning. Here are the top ways dirty ductwork can impact your air supply. 1. Dust Buildup Your HVAC system may get clogged with dust if it is circulated too often. Creating a narrower aperture for air travel will reduce your ducts’ efficiency. A properly fitted HVAC unit is precisely designed...

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How Does the REME HALO® Air Purification System Work?

April 6, 2021

offers professional HVAC and Indoor Air Quality services for homeowners in Erie County and the surrounding Western New York area. People rely on us to ensure that the air inside their homes is safe for their families. One of the options that we often recommend is the REME HALO® whole-home air purification system. What Is Whole-Home Air Purification? You may be familiar with air purifiers that you can find at a local hardware or home improvement store. These standalone units are designed to remove airborne particles, but they have many limitations. Each model only cleans specific square footage of air,...

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Top Tips for Monitoring Indoor Air Quality in Your Home

December 18, 2020

A report by the EPA suggests that Americans spend approximately 87% of their time indoors. Very often, indoor air is more toxic than the atmosphere outside. Furthermore, more people are now working from home than ever before. Therefore, you need to pay attention to the indoor air quality in your house. Here are some tips on how to detect when your indoor air quality is deteriorating. Find the Source of Pollutants Before you think about using sensors to monitor indoor air quality, it is wise to first locate the source of the contaminants. The pollution could come from many different...

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