Did you know the air in your home can be two to five times more toxic than the air outside? Things such as mold, dust, viruses, bacteria and dust mites can circulate through your air every day through your HVAC system. In addition, harmful gases may also come from gas stoves, vehicle exhaust, paints, varnishes, cleaning products, and pesticides.
UV Germicidal Lamps
The air in our homes can be 4-5 times more polluted than the air outdoors. As a result, indoor air quality has been linked to multiple respiratory illnesses recently found in children and the elderly. With the various products that are available now, however, a whole-house approach to cleaning the air in our homes is an obtainable solution.
One of the more popular technologies is a UV germicidal lamp. This lamp destroys virtually any harmful microorganism, such as germs, viruses, and bacteria, that passes through by breaking up its DNA structure. As a result, the microorganisms are destroyed. UV light disinfection has been used for several generations in sterile environments such as hospitals, but just recently, has become a method by which we can sterilize our homes as well.
Ultraviolet germicidal lamps are Installed into the ductwork of your HVAC system, are virtually soundless and require minimal maintenance. In addition, they are highly affordable. Talk to one of our indoor air quality specialists today to learn more about a germicidal UV lamp and start enjoying the effects of cleaner air in your home.
Whole House Humidifier For Ultimate Family Comfort
You may not realize how much a home humidifier adds to your family’s overall comfort until you have one installed. Whole house humidifiers not only provide the right amount of moisture for your home and comfort, but they can also prevent such things as mold, viruses and bacteria from multiplying and being dispersed into your air.. When you add a whole home humidifier to your HVAC system, you can experience the following benefits:
- Less skin irritation and brittle hair
- Less damage to wood floors, musical instruments, and furniture
- Increased energy efficiency – with the right moisture levels, cold air feels warmer at lower temperatures, so you won’t have to keep your thermostat as high
Whole House Dehumidifiers For Your Nashville Home
If you have damp areas in your home such as the basement or kitchen, you may have mold and mildew problems. Mold and mildew produce tiny spores that reproduce and float through your air. Unfortunately for some individuals, even small amounts of these spores can cause serious health concerns.